Jamul, CA – Woman Killed on Highway 94 in Pedestrian Accident
Jamul, CA (October 7, 2018) – On Friday, October 5, a woman was on Highway 94 when she was suddenly involved in a pedestrian accident that took her life. The accident happened around 7:20 p.m. At the time, police say that the 65-year-old woman, whose name has not yet been released, was crossing the road when she was struck by a Toyota Corolla headed west at the time.
Responding crews came to the scene of the accident and rushed the woman to the hospital but she sadly passed away due to her injuries.
The driver at first pulled over and got out of their vehicle, according to witnesses. However, the person then got back inside the vehicle and fled the area. Luckily, police were able to track them down and arrest them, but their name has not yet been released.
Police continue to investigate at this time.
Jamul Pedestrian Accident
Hit-and-run accidents are one of the most horrific accidents that happen on our roadways and are considered a crime-related accident. If you have lost a loved one in one of these accidents, we want you to know that you have rights to compensation for your losses. We wish to extend our condolences to you at this time, as we understand that these cases can be incredibly difficult.
Hit-and-run accidents are one of the deadliest crimes that take place on our roads every year, taking many lives by careless drivers who are not looking out for the well-being of others. It is against the law to flee the scene without checking on those involved and making a police report where it is necessary.
If your loved one has been taken too soon in one of these accidents and the other party has been located, you have a right to receive compensation for your losses including medical bills, lost wages, funeral costs, burial costs, and more. We are here for you every step of the way at the Los Angeles Injury Group. Call us for more information at 310-954-7248 to find out how we can help you at this time. We are waiting for your call.