63-year-old Pedestrian Hurt in Yuma Accident on Highway 95
YUMA, AZ (February 7, 2021) – Friday night, Jose Pereda suffered serious injuries in a pedestrian crash on Highway 95.
The crash between Pereda and an SUV happened at around 7:30 p.m. Moreover, it occurred on Highway 95 in the area of County 20 1/2 Road in Yuma.
The Yuma County Sheriffs Office revealed that 63-year-old old Jose Pereda crossed Highway 95. Then, a southbound Chevy Equinox hit him on Highway 95.
As a result, responders took Jose Pereda to Yuma Regional Medical Center. However, due to his critical injuries, they flew him to a Phoenix-area hospital.
The authorities continue to investigate the incident.
As drivers, it is crucial to stay vigilant in the streets. Furthermore, it is important to follow traffic laws just the same to avoid accidents that can lead to injuries.
Suffering an Injury in a Crash
In the pedestrian crash on Highway 95, the victim must become aware of their legal rights. Moreover, there may be a right to file a lawsuit.
Mark Sweet, a personal injury attorney, says, “The most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash is hiring a personal injury attorney. Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery. At the same time, securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.”
If you or a family member has sustained injuries in a similar incident, turn to us. Sweet Lawyers are here for you. Also, we will ensure you acquire the highest settlement needed to cover the costs an accident has caused. Moreover, our attorneys will guide you through the difficult process. We’re here to make sure you receive the justice and compensation your family deserves. Allow us to handle the legalities, while you focus on recovering. Additionally, we do not require any silly “retainer” fees. Thus, to schedule a free consultation, call today at (800) 674 7852 and speak to an experienced legal professional.