PERRIS, CALIFORNIA (September 6, 2017) – A man in a motorized wheelchair was tragically killed in an accident on Redlands Avenue on Wednesday evening, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened at the intersection of Redlands Avenue and Nuevo Road. A man in a motorized wheelchair was tragically struck by a car for an unknown reason, but initial reports indicate he may have been riding in the middle of Redlands Avenue at the time of the accident.
The man from the wheelchair was tragically pronounced dead at the scene by responding emergency medical personnel. The driver that struck the man remained at the scene and is cooperating with authorities at this time. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”