Fullerton, CA (March 28, 2022) – Around 5:13 a.m. on Monday morning, March 28, a fatal pedestrian accident took place at an intersection in Fullerton.
According to officials, the collision happened at the intersection of Chapman Avenue and Annin Avenue. A male pedestrian was walking in the area when he attempted to cross the street at the intersection and was struck by a passenger vehicle. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene to cooperate with the police.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. The pedestrian, who has only been identified as an adult male, was found down on the roadway by police. He was tragically pronounced dead at the scene due to traumatic injuries.
The roadway was blocked at the intersection for an extended period of time as police worked to clear the scene.
The investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian accidents are known for being some of the most severe accidents that happen on our roads every year in California. In fact, hundreds of people are killed in these fatal accidents every single year within the state. In just 2018 alone, it was reported that approximately 893 pedestrians lost their lives in fatal pedestrian accidents in California. The truth is, these accidents can be prevented when drivers pay close attention to the roads around them. Unfortunately, far too many drivers fail to abide by the rules of the road and so lives are lost. If you have lost a loved one in a pedestrian accident, you and your family should have the help of an attorney on your side.
It is never easy to come to terms with the loss of a loved one in a pedestrian accident. A Fullerton pedestrian accident attorney can help you during these difficult times. No amount of money can bring back a loved one whose life has been taken prematurely in an accident. However, it can help you move forward on a financial level as you get back on your feet. As you are grieving the loss of a loved one in an accident, you may wonder where you can turn. Speaking with a skilled and knowledgeable Fullerton wrongful death attorney can greatly benefit you when you need it the most.
Our compassionate attorneys at Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer are here when you need us the most after a fatal pedestrian accident. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages, including the following:
If you have sustained the loss of a loved one in a pedestrian accident, we will stand by your side. Please do not hesitate to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Fullerton at (888) 539-3154 for the help you deserve in your time of need.
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