VICTORVILLE, CALIFORNIA (January 27, 2017) – A woman identified as 63 year old Christine Acuna was killed on Friday night when she was struck by a car on 7th Street and Lorene Drive, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 7:15 pm at the intersection of 7th Street and Lorene Drive. Christine Acuna was crossing the street inside a marked crosswalk when she was reportedly struck by an unidentified vehicle which immediately fled the scene.
Christine was rushed to Victor Valley Global Medical Center for treatment of her injuries, but she tragically succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead. The accident remains under investigation, and authorities are attempting to locate the hit and run driver that struck Christine Acuna.
“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. Serving Victorville, Los Angeles, San Diego, 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.