Man Struck and Killed by Vehicle in Accident on Hickory Avenue
Orangevale, CA (January 01, 2021) – On Thursday, a 77-year-old man died in a pedestrian accident on Hickory Avenue.
Apparently, the man was near Central Avenue when a vehicle traveling southbound struck him as he walked in the road.
Unfortunately, the man died from his injuries.
Meanwhile, the man was wearing dark clothing and the driver could not see him.
The driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with officers.
Investigators said no charges will be filed against the driver and neither speed, alcohol nor drugs were a factor in the incident.
We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the loved ones of the deceased. 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 fatal pedestrian crash, Sweet Lawyers wants you to 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.
A lawsuit 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. For more information, call Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional.