Fatal Pedestrian Crash in Indio, CA
Pedestrian Accident at Miles Avenue and Monroe Street Kills 1
Indio, CA (June 17, 2018) A pedestrian accident killed one individual in Indio, California late Saturday night. The accident involved one pedestrian and one car and was initially reported by the Riverside County Fire Department.
According to initial reports, the accident occurred near the intersection of Monroe Street and Miles Avenue around 9:28 p.m., and authorities were informed of the collision shortly afterward.
Multiple departments responded to the accident including Cal Fire, Riverside County Firefighters, and Indio Police. Upon arriving at the scene, first responders discovered that a pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle and severely injured as a result.
Despite the best efforts of paramedics, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim’s identity has not yet been released to the public as law enforcement officials reach out to the victim’s next of kin.
Further details regarding the vehicle which struck the pedestrian have also not yet been released, and it was unclear if the vehicle remained at the scene of the accident or fled after striking the pedestrian.
Law enforcement officials did not detail the exact state of the crash and an investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the collision.
Pedestrian are some of the most vulnerable people on our roadways, and our hearts go out to the friends and family of the victim in this tragic accident. Our accidents news posts are not intended as a solicitation for business, and we wish nothing but the best for all those involved in this situation. The loss of a loved one is always a painful event, one that can be especially difficult to grapple with when it’s caused by another person’s negligence. If you’ve lost a family member due to the actions of another, you may be able to file a claim to recover the cost of expenses and to address the pain and suffering you’ve been forced to endure. We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and help you during this difficult time.
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