Bloomington, California – Two Teens and Young Man Tragically Die in Pedestrian Accident
Bloomington, California (June 24, 2018) – Local San Bernardino news reported three individuals died from a tragic pedestrian accident that took place near Locust and Slover Avenues. The incident occurred at approximately 8:35 PM on Sunday, June 24, 2018. Sources have identified the deceased as a 13-year old girl, a 17-year old boy, and a 20-year old man and have also revealed the involvement of a fourth victim, currently in critical condition. Exact details about the victims and the driver involved in the crash have been revealed.
As per reports, the accident took place when the unidentified driver lost control of a vehicle and plowed into four pedestrians. Sadly, both teens and the young man succumbed to their injuries and died at the crash site. The fourth victim was taken to a nearby hospital to receive treatment for traumatic injuries. Since June 25, 2018, the fourth individual is still being monitored.
The current physical condition of the driver has not been disclosed, and police have yet to determine if this individual had consumed drugs or alcohol prior to operating the vehicle.
California Highway Patrol has assumed authority over the case. As more evidence is gathered, more information will be released to the public.
We extend our deepest condolences and most loving prayers to the family and friends of the 13-year old girl, 17-year old boy, and 20-year old man during this difficult time. We send our kindest thoughts and prayers to the fourth pedestrian victim and wish this individual a fast and efficient recovery.
Bloomington Wrongful Death Attorney
Despite minimal details, it is quite possible that authorities may hold the driver responsible on several accounts, mainly due to the fact that all four pedestrians were using a crosswalk prior to the accident. California Law dictates that a driver must slow down and to ensure public safety. Inability to comply with traffic laws and to provide the right of way can result in dire consequences.
By law, the surviving victim will have the opportunity to file a personal injury lawsuit against the guilty party. Likewise, the family members of the deceased pedestrians will have the legal right to file a wrongful death lawsuit. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, personal loss, and painful injury.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
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.