San Benito, CA – Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Highway 25
San Benito, CA (September 3, 2018) – A man lost his life in a San Benito fatal pedestrian accident that took place on Highway 25. They arrived at the scene on Friday evening near Hollister.
Police said that witnesses told them there was a man walking on the east shoulder of the highway at the time. The man suddenly walked into the northbound traffic lane and was struck by a vehicle. Emergency responders arrived and immediately tried to help the man but he, unfortunately, died at the scene.
No other injuries were reported in relation to the accident.
San Benito Pedestrian Accident
Pedestrians tend to hold the right-of-way on our roadways as long as they are following the rules of the roadway and obeying crosswalk rules at all times. Following this investigation, it will probably be found that the driver of the motor vehicle is responsible for this fatality.
The family members of their loved one will be able to bring a wrongful death claim on behalf of him, compensation for aspects like medical bills while a loved one spent time in the hospital, lost income, funeral expenses, and more.
We want to stand by your side and offer our sincere condolences if you are a family member who lost a loved one close to you. Call us for more information on your case at 310-954-7248. At the Los Angeles Injury Group, we are waiting to hear from you.