“Hit and Run”
RANCHO CORDOVA, CALIFORNIA (February 23, 2017) – A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed at the intersection of Sunrise Boulevard and Coloma Road, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 8:15 p.m. at the intersection of Sunrise Boulevard and Coloma Road. A pedestrian identified only as a male was crossing Sunrise Boulevard when he was struck by an unidentified vehicle that fled the scene.
The pedestrian was tragically declared dead from injuries sustained in the accident. The suspect vehicle is described as an SUV or a truck and initial reports indicate according to skid marks on the road it appears the vehicle attempted to stop before striking the pedestrian. The investigation is ongoing.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm.
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. Serving San Diego, Los Angeles, Sacramento, and throughout California, 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.