Barbara Chavez Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on Maple Avenue and Foothill Boulevard [Rialto, CA]

Barbara Chavez Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on Maple Avenue and Foothill Boulevard [Rialto, CA]
Barbara Chavez Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on Maple Avenue and Foothill Boulevard [Rialto, CA]

Barbara Chavez Dead in Rialto Accident on North Maple Avenue

RIALTO, CA (August 23, 2022) – Sunday afternoon, Barbara Chavez, 70, died in a hit-and-run crash on Maple Avenue and Foothill Boulevard.

The fatal accident occurred at around 2:47 p.m. on Maple Avenue and Foothill Boulevard.

When the officers arrived, they found two significantly damaged vehicles, a Mercedes SUV and a Honda sedan.

According to reports, a Mercedes fled from a hit-and-run crash. Then, it failed to yield at a red light while driving west on Foothill Boulevard. Afterward, the vehicle struck the Honda as it went south on Maple Avenue.

As a result, the female Honda driver, Barbara Chavez of Fontana, succumbed to injuries at the scene. Meanwhile, authorities arrested the driver.


Sweet Lawyers extends our genuine condolences during this difficult time to the family and friends of Barbara Chavez.


Following the Deadly Hit and run Accident in Rialto

Those closest to the victims may have the right to seek compensation for their loss. Some common examples include funeral expenses, and medical bills, among other costs.

“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of families, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.

Losing a loved one in a crash is a heavy load. Contact our experienced wrongful death attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Our seasoned lawyers have varied experience in the field. We will get the justice and compensation you deserve. Contact us at (800) 674 7852. You can also reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by online chat, text message, and email.

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