Colton, CA – Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Meadow Ln
Colton, CA (November 30, 2019) – A car accident at the intersection of Meadow Lane and Washington Street is responsible for the death of a pedestrian on Thursday, November 28th.
According to a local news source, the accident occurred just before 9:30 p.m.
Police stated that a female pedestrian was hit by a passing vehicle for reasons that have yet to be determined.
Fire Department officials and paramedics were dispatched to the scene and discovered the victim lying in the road. She had sustained several critical injuries as a result of the accident and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police have indicated that the driver of the car remained at the scene and has cooperated fully with the investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Colton
The word “pedestrian” includes anyone on foot, whether they are jogging, walking, running lying down, sitting or hiking. A publication from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration states that 4,280 pedestrians died and an additional 70,000 were injured in car crashes throughout the United States in 2010. This equals out to one pedestrian death taking place every other hour and one pedestrian injury occurring every eight minutes.
The car accident attorneys at the Los Angeles Injury Group have spent decades assisting victims of California car accidents in recovering the financial losses that they have endured and are entitled to collect according to the law.
If you have been injured in a car accident and would like to have a free consultation with a qualified car accident attorney regarding your case, then please give us a call at (310) 954-7248 as soon as possible.