Man Struck By Car in Santa Clarita on Kimbrough Street
SANTA CLARITA, CA (October 30, 2020) – Wednesday night, a man in his 70s sustained injuries in a pedestrian accident on Kimbrough Street.
The authorities received a report of a vehicle hitting a pedestrian at 6:45 p.m. According to reports, the traffic crash happened on the 18000 block of Kimbrough Street in Canyon Country.
An ambulance transported a patient to the hospital by 7:05 p.m.
“It looks like one patient was taken to an area hospital,” stated Supervisor Pittman with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “An elderly male patient, in about his 70s.”
Moreover, the authorities confirmed that there was no other person injured.
At this time, the authorities haven’t disclosed the condition of the elderly man. The events that have led up to the crash remains undisclosed.
Due to the limited information, the crash remains under active investigation. Once further details become available, the public will be duly informed.
While car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents, there is still reason to be wary when traveling on foot.
Furthermore, common locations for these pedestrian incidents include shopping center entrances, street corners, and intersections.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents. Nevertheless, the pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” says Tyler Toomey, a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
If you sustained injuries in a crash, reach out to the experienced accident attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. We understand what you are going through. Thus, our team is here to ensure your legal rights are protected. With over 40 years in the legal field, we have the experience and the resources to win your pedestrian accident case. Thus, call us today at (800) 674 7852 for a free, no-obligation consultation at a location nearest you.