SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (December 10, 2016) – A pedestrian was killed after they were struck by a hit and run driver on Saturday morning on Hedding Street, according to local news sources. (map)
The accident happened around 3:00 am at the intersection of East Hedding Street and North 15th Street. A pedestrian identified only as a male was walking in the roadway when they were struck by an unidentified car heading east on Hedding Street.
The car that struck by pedestrian immediately fled the scene, and the pedestrian was tragically pronounced dead as a result of his injuries. 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, a California personal injury 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. Serving San Jose, Sacramento, Los Angeles, 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.