Perris, CA – Pedestrian Dies after Fatal Accident on Southbound Interstate 215
Perris, California (July 9, 2018) – Local news sources reported a pedestrian died as the result of a fatal accident that took place on the southbound lanes of the Interstate 215 Freeway, in the vicinity of Highway 74. The incident occurred at some time before 2:45 AM in the early morning hours on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. Authorities have identified the deceased as 30-year old Arthur Arrellanes, a resident of Hemet.
According to the report, Arrellanes was walking along southbound Interstate 215 when, for indeterminate reasons, an unidentified vehicle struck him. First responders rushed to the scene and sadly confirmed that Arrellanes had died at the site.
However, officials have not indicated if the motorist stopped to render aid and spoke with law enforcement officials after the accident.
Afterward, authorities shut down southbound 215.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
We extend our deepest condolences and most heartfelt prayers to the family and friends of Mr. Arthur Arrellanes during this difficult and tragic time.
Riverside County Wrongful Death Lawyer
Authorities are working hard to determine what specifically caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and inspect the big rig trucks for mechanical issues or system failure. Officials will also consider if drunk driving, drug abuse, negligence, distracted driving, or reckless behavior played any part in the events leading up to the crash.
In the case of a traffic accident caused by negligence or distracted driving and resulting in fatalities, the family members of the deceased victims 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, vehicle insurance, and painful injuries.
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.