1 Dead in Apple Valley Pedestrian Accident on State Highway 18 and Corwin Road
APPLE VALLEY, CA (July 26, 2021) – Saturday night, a 62-year-old pedestrian died in a crash on State Highway 18 and Corwin Road.
The incident occurred at around 10:44 p.m. on State Highway 118, west of Corwin Road.
According to the preliminary investigation, the pedestrian crossed the highway. At the same time, the driver of a 2016 Kia Forte tried to veer but hit the pedestrian. The incident happened in the westbound lanes of Highway 18.
As a result, the pedestrian died of his injuries. At this time, his identity remains undisclosed due to pending family notification.
Meanwhile, the 30-year-old female Kia driver quickly stopped and reported the incident to 911. She suffered minor injuries and has received treatment at the scene.
Also, the investigators from the Apple Valley Station Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) came and handled the investigation. They urged any witnesses to call Deputy C. Sahagun at the Apple Valley Station at 760-240-7400. Anonymous tipsters many contact WeTip at 800-78-CRIME or www.wetip.com.
Our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim of the crash on State Highway 18 and Corwin Road.
Dealing with Loss after a Crash in Apple Valley Pedestrian Crash
The family of the victim must become aware that they have the chance to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step towards closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back a victim, we strive to secure the future of our clients. We’re here to protect them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consist of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate, while we get you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered with us. Thus, if you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.