SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (February 21, 2017) – A pedestrian was struck by a car and killed on Tuesday night on 14th Avenue near Stockton Boulevard, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 8:11 p.m. on 14th Avenue near Stockton Boulevard. A pedestrian, identified only as a male, was struck by a vehicle as he attempted to cross 14th Avenue outside of a marked crosswalk. The pedestrian was tragically pronounced dead at the scene as a result of injuries sustained in the accident.
The driver that struck the pedestrian remained at the scene and is cooperating with authorities in their investigation. Police are currently investigating the collision to determine liability.
“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.”
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 Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Jose, 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.