Orange, CA (April 15, 2022) – A man was killed in a pedestrian accident on Chapman Avenue in Orange on Sunday, April 10th.
The accident took place at about 8:15 p.m. in the 1500 block of West Chapman Avenue when the driver of a Dodge minivan hit a pedestrian attempting to cross the street.
Upon their arrival, paramedics pronounced the victim dead at the scene.
The driver remained on the scene and cooperated with the police.
Officials indicated that impairment does not appear to be a factor in this accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrians alongside busy roadways are extremely vulnerable. This means that they are more likely to become seriously injured or even killed in the event of an accident. Pedestrian accidents are responsible for hundreds of deaths in California every year.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a pedestrian accident, especially if serious injuries resulted. If you have been hurt in one of these accidents, you should speak with an Orange pedestrian accident attorney that you can rely on. Some of the most severe injuries that stem from pedestrian accidents include traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord damage, organ damage, paralysis, and broken and fractured bones.
If you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident that was caused by another party, you have options. It is imperative that you seek the assistance of an Orange personal injury attorney during these difficult times.
At Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer, we have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in pedestrian accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after a pedestrian accident, especially if you have sustained severe injuries. Our attorneys will help you work toward results when it comes to your claim.
We will help you obtain compensation for a wide array of financial damages including medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in California at (888) 539-3154 for more information on how we can help you at this time.
Note: This post was created through the use of secondary sources such as state and local news sources, police accident reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about serious injury accidents that take place in Orange County. The facts surrounding this accident have not been independently verified, therefore, if any information is incorrect, please contact Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer so we can update the post with the most accurate information available. We will remove this post upon request.
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