Colton, CA – Pedestrian Dies after Fatal Collision along Interstate 10
Colton, CA (July 12, 2018) – Local news sources reported that a pedestrian died as the result of a fatal collision that took place along the Interstate 10 Freeway. The incident occurred a little before 10:00 PM at night on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash at this time.
As per the report, a male pedestrian, who may have been in his 50s, was traveling westbound down Interstate 10 when, for indeterminate reasons, a dark-colored sedan struck him. Officials sadly confirmed the man suffered severe trauma from the impact and died. However, these reports have not specified if the pedestrian died at the crash site or in a nearby hospital.
Law enforcement did confirm the driver of the sedan did not stop to render aid and drove away from the scene.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
We extend our deepest condolences and most heartfelt prayers to the family and friends of the deceased man during this difficult time.
San Bernardino County Wrongful Death Lawyer
Hit-and-run incidents should not be taken lightly. Fleeing the scene of a crash is considered a cowardly, criminal act that can result in severe punishment. Based on this information, the unidentified motorist will be held accountable for causing the fatal accident that resulted in a pedestrian’s death.
Depending on the final results of the investigation, the family members of the deceased victim will have the legal rights to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the guilty party. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, funeral expenses, and tragic loss.
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.
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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.