Santa Ana, CA (February 14, 2022) – A man was killed in a pedestrian accident that took place on Sunday night, February 13.
Santa Ana officials confirmed that the accident happened around 9:47 p.m. at 2400 North Tustin Avenue around the area of East Franzen Avenue. The pedestrian was walking along the northbound lanes of traffic when he was suddenly struck by several vehicles. All of the drivers involved in the accident remained at the scene.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene to help those in need. Paramedics found the male pedestrian down in the lanes, unresponsive. They attempted to revive him but he was tragically pronounced dead at the scene.
Due to the severity of the collision, all lanes of North Tustin were blocked for a period of time. Police quickly worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
California sees a large percentage of pedestrian accidents every year due to the reckless acts of others. Drivers are supposed to watch out for these vulnerable parties on our roads at all times but, unfortunately, this does not always occur and pedestrians are still harmed every year. Hundreds of pedestrians lose their lives in accidents each year. In 2018 alone, it was reported that approximately 893 pedestrians lost their lives in fatal California pedestrian accidents. Many others sustained injuries due to these collisions. Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident can be a difficult thing to face. If you have sustained these enormous losses, you should have the assistance of an attorney on your side moving forward.
The aftermath of a pedestrian accident can impact your life for years to come. This is especially true if you have lost someone you love in a pedestrian accident. If you have sustained these enormous losses, you should speak with a Santa Ana pedestrian accident lawyer who has your best interests in mind. An attorney can help you with many aspects of your claim as you are grieving the loss of your loved one. You should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up during these difficult times. It is crucial that you speak with a Santa Ana wrongful death attorney at this time.
Our attorneys at Russell & Lazarus APC, Personal Injury Lawyer are here to help you move forward after you have lost someone you love in a pedestrian accident. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial damages, including the following:
If you have lost someone you love in a crash, it is important that you act quickly. Please do not hesitate to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Santa Ana at (888) 539-3154 for more information on your available options.
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