“Fatal Pedestrian Accident”
RIVERSIDE, CALIFORNIA (April 24, 2017) – A woman was struck by car and killed in Riverside on Monday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 9:21 pm near Jurupa Avenue and Magnolia Avenue. A woman crossing the street was struck by a silver or white older model Ford Focus, and witnesses at the scene state the vehicle may have been speeding prior to the collision. The vehicle sustained damage on the front passenger side including a broken headlight, and broken windshield.
The pedestrian was tragically pronounced dead at the scene as a result of her injuries. The driver of the involved vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities. The accident remains under active investigation to determine cause and liability at this time.
“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. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely. We would like the opportunity to help you through this difficult time. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 541-2111. We are here to help you.