1 Killed in Panorama City Pedestrian Accident on Parthenia Street
PANORAMA CITY, CA (July 13, 2021) – Saturday morning, a man died in a pedestrian hit-and-run crash on Parthenia Street.
According to Los Angeles Police Department, the incident happened at around 10:25 a.m. on Parthenia Street.
Reports revealed that a white 2008 to 2012 model Chevrolet Silverado struck a manhole cover raised slightly from the surface of the street.
Furthermore, a person underneath the manhole tried to open it. However, it was pushed down after the vehicle hit the manhole. Then, the person was pushed down and fell back down the manhole, causing fatal injuries.
Moreover, the suspect vehicle fled the scene westbound on Parthenia Street after the incident.
Meanwhile, officials offered $50,000 to anyone with information that can help solve a fatal hit-and-run incident.
Also, authorities urged anyone with information to call the LAPD Valley Traffic Division at 818-644-8116. They can also contact Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.
We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the loved ones of the victim. May you find peace, comfort, and strength during this difficult time.
Filing a Wrongful Death Claim
As the loved ones of the victim grieve this Panorama City pedestrian crash, Sweet Lawyers wants you to know that you do not have to face the aftermath alone.
Moreover, it is important to recognize that if you lose someone in an accident, you may recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
Also, a wrongful death attorney gives the loved ones of a departed family member some semblance of justice.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Insurance companies only protect their interests, which is why we protect those of our clients, ” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
If a loved one has been involved in a wrongful death accident, do not hesitate to reach out for help. The process of dealing with your loss, while fighting for justice, is never easy. Ultimately, this is necessary to alleviate some of the financial burdens after a serious pedestrian accident that causes irreversible damage. We wish to make this process as easy for you as possible. Thus, for more information, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional.