Twentynine Palms, CA – Fatal Pedestrian Accident on State Route 62
Twentynine Palms, CA (March 16, 2019) – Police confirmed that 62-year-old Antonio Prada lost his life in a fatal pedestrian accident that took place on SR-62 Tuesday morning.
The crash took place around 5:34 a.m. on Tuesday, east of Encelia Avenue. At the time, Prada was crossing the street when he was struck by an oncoming westbound Impala sedan.
Paramedics say that Prada suffered major injuries and was tragically pronounced deceased at the scene. The woman driving the vehicle that struck him was unharmed but obviously upset about the accident.
Police are still trying to determine fault at this time.
We would like to take this time to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Antonio Prada.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
Every year, hundreds of pedestrians lose their lives in serious California accidents. Many of these accidents happen due to the negligence of others when drivers are not looking out for one of the most vulnerable parties on our roadways. A loved one can be taken from you in the blink of an eye when it comes to pedestrian accidents, where pedestrians have many risks up against these large vehicles. Because of this, you need an experienced California wrongful death attorney who will stand by your side every step of the way.
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