WEST COVINA, CALIFORNIA (January 18, 2017) – A female pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Wednesday night, at approximately 7:55 p.m., on La Puente Road and Sentous Avenue. (map)
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics, her identity is being withheld at this time. The driver of the vehicle involved in the crash remained at the scene and cooperated with West Covina Police Department.
No further details are available at this time, as the accident is currently under investigation.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney 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 Sacramento, Newport Beach, 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.