Hit-and-Run Suspect in Deadly Auto-Pedestrian Crash Near Avenue H Still At Large
Lancaster, CA (February 8, 2024) On Thursday evening, a male pedestrian was killed in a brutal pedestrian crash on 10th Street West and the suspect driver is still at large.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the deadly hit-and-run crash happened at about 7:30 p.m. on 10th Street West north of Avenue H.
Reports say that an unidentified southbound vehicle struck a male adult walking in the middle of the No. 1 southbound lane of 10th Street West, and the suspect driver failed to stop and render aid to the fallen man.
Officials pronounced the male pedestrian dead at the scene.
Authorities are searching for the hit-and-run vehicle or motorist.
Deputies are investigating the fatal auto-pedestrian crash and have not provided additional information at this time.
Sweet Lawyers expresses our sympathies to the bereaved family of the victim in the pedestrian crash on 10th Street West. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
Man Dies in Pedestrian Crash on 10th Street West
Dealing with a loved one’s sudden and tragic death is indeed painful. It would certainly take a lot of time to recover from this loss.
However, the worst part to consider is when the death was a result of other people’s negligence.
That is why hiring a legal expert who can help you with a possible wrongful death claim is one of the best decisions one could make during this time.
Moreover, it is helpful to know that each state has its laws covering who can file a wrongful death suit on behalf of the deceased.
These people are those who are related to or depend financially on the person who died. The law usually allows the following people to file a wrongful death case:
- Surviving spouses;
- Domestic partners (registered domestic partnership);
- Children of the deceased;
- Financial dependents, parents, and minors under the care of the deceased;
- Personal representatives.
- These people can differ from state to state.
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Reach out to us if you lost a loved one in a traffic accident. Let us help you discover if you can file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.
With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.