1 Dead in San Bernardino Pedestrian Accident on Highland Avenue near Cedar Street
SAN BERNARDINO, CA (August 17, 2022) – Sunday morning, James Gatson died in a hit-and-run crash on Highland Avenue near Cedar Street.
The incident happened at 4:37 a.m. on Highland Avenue near Cedar Street.
According to reports, 46-year-old James Gatson of San Bernardino attempted to cross Highland Avenue in a wheelchair. As Gatson crossed the road, an eastbound vehicle hit him.
After the crash, the driver “immediately fled the scene.” Meanwhile, medical personnel declared James Gatson dead at the scene.
At this time, the police continued to investigate the crash. Furthermore, they urged anyone with information about the incident to contact Detective Dan Acosta or Sgt. Jeff Harvey at 909-384-5792.
We at Sweet Lawyers send our condolences to the loved ones grieving the death of James Gatson.
Moving Forward After the Death of James Gatson
The loss of a family member is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on Highland Avenue near Cedar Street 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. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
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