Deadly Montclair Pedestrian Accident on Orchard Street and Ramona Avenue
MONTCLAIR, CA (December 19, 2021) – Friday night, two people died in a pedestrian crash on Orchard Street and Ramona Avenue.
The incident happened at about 5:30 p.m. when a speeding BMW headed east on Orchard Street and Ramona Avenue. Then, the driver failed to yield at the stop sign and fatally hit a 61-year-old pedestrian.
Then, the 43-year-old driver continued down Orchard Street before veering north onto Monte Vista Avenue.
The vehicle continued speeding and drove the wrong way until it crashed into a vehicle that stopped at a red light. This crash happened south of the intersection of Monte Vista Avenue and San Bernardino Street. Then, the vehicle went north in the wrong lanes before colliding with another vehicle head-on.
As a result, the BMW driver died in the head-on crash. Also, two occupants in the other vehicle suffered injuries.
At this time, the authorities haven’t disclosed any names.
Moreover, they haven’t clarified whether alcohol played a role in the crash.
With heavy hearts, Sweet Lawyers sends our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the victim.
Moving Forward From a Fatal Crash in Montclair
While the loss of a family member is irreversible, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Filing a wrongful death claim will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar to the crash on Orchard Street and Ramona Avenue, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. Moreover, with our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. For more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.