Bloomington, CA – Seth Wilhoite Killed in Fatal Pedestrian Accident on 10 Freeway
Bloomington, CA (February 2, 2019) – Police have identified 18-year-old Seth Wilhoite as the man who lost his life in a fatal pedestrian accident in Bloomington around 5:08 a.m. Thursday morning. He allegedly lost his life after he was struck crossing the area of Interstate 10 just west of Cedar Avenue.
Police have not stated whether or not the driver who struck Wilhoite stayed at the scene of the accident to help after he was killed. Wilhoite died at the scene of the accident. He had been crossing the street headed westbound and the driver did not see him in the early morning hours.
Investigators are still trying to determine liability for the accident at this time.
Any time a pedestrian is struck and killed in a pedestrian accident, the family of those who lose their lives might feel helpless about where they can turn. We would like to take this time to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Seth Wilhoite, whose life was taken too soon in this horrific crash.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
In California, thousands of pedestrian accidents take place every year, putting California near the top of the list for states with the most pedestrian accidents. In fact, when it comes to the amount of pedestrian fatalities that happen on our roads, California is ranked 15th on the list. Though many measures are being taken to ensure that the amount of these accidents reduces, more needs to be done as pedestrians continue to lose their lives every day. If you have lost somebody close to you in a fatal pedestrian accident, our pedestrian accident attorneys in California are willing to stand by your side and listen to your concerns as you navigate the legal system.
At Brady Law Group, we have made it our responsibility and mission to help those in need compensate after they have had to say goodbye to a loved one. We will stand by your side and help you work to obtain maximum compensation for a variety of damages such as medical bills your loved one incurred, funeral costs, loss of companionship, emotional suffering, and more. Contact us to find out how we can stand by your side in your time of need at 866-478-6483.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.