YUBA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA (January 20, 2017) – At least one person was killed in a tragic hit and run accident on North Beale Road and Lindhurst Avenue on Friday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 6:17 pm at the intersection of Lindhurst Avenue and North Beale Road. Two vehicles were involved in an accident for an unknown reason, and at least one person identified as a male was ejected from one of the vehicles.
Responding medical personnel found the ejected party unresponsive and tragically confirmed that he had been killed as a result of his injuries. One of the involved vehicles allegedly fled the scene after the accident, and was described as a gold sedan with a broken headlight. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said an attorney 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 Los Angeles, Sacramento, 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.