PHOENIX, ARIZONA (February 27, 2017) – A 73 year old man was killed in a hit and run on Monday morning on West Denton Lane, according to a local news source. (map)
Authorities responded to the scene around 6:00 a.m. on West Denton Lane around 43rd Avenue and Camelback Road. A man was found in the road, having suffered severe injuries consistent with being struck by a vehicle.
The pedestrian was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he tragically succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead. Authorities did not locate a vehicle at the scene and are still searching for the hit-and-run driver. The investigation is ongoing 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.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.