CHP Investigates Deadly Hit-and-Run Crash near Rio Linda Boulevard
Rio Linda, CA (September 15, 2023) On Thursday evening, a pedestrian was killed and a man was hurt in 2 traffic crashes on Elkhorn Boulevard.
The California Highway Patrol North Sacramento division say that the deadly hit-and-run happened on the 500 block of Elkhorn Boulevard near Rio Linda Boulevard.
Reports say that a silver sedan fatally struck a pedestrian and fled the scene afterward. The male pedestrian was declared dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, another driver swerved to avoid the pedestrians prone body, however the vehicle he is driving veered off the road and into a house.
Officials say that the vehicle did not hit the house, however, the driver was taken to the hospital in critical condition. Authorities say that the driver had his juvenile daughter in his vehicle, but she was uninjured.
Authorities are investigating both incidents and are searching for the suspect driver and vehicle from the hit-and-run crash, who remains at large.
Sweet Lawyers express sympathies to the bereaved family of the pedestrian who died in the disastrous traffic crashes on Elkhorn Boulevard. Our hearts are with you through these trying times. We also wish the injured party a quick recovery.
Traffic Crashes on Elkhorn Boulevard: What to Do?
Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers said that the aftermath of tragic accidents can make everything difficult for a family. The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork, questions from insurance companies or defense attorneys, and attempts to obtain police reports. According to him, grieving and handling legal claims don’t exactly go hand in hand; thus, hiring an experienced attorney is having someone to make sure that your rights are respected and that justice will be served.
Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one.
Call Us Right Away
To the family and friends of the people involved in the 2 traffic crashes on Elkhorn Boulevard, don’t hesitate to reach out to Sweet Lawyers. Our team has been providing legal services for over 40 years now and we can assure you our reliable lawyers will do everything it takes to win your case.
When you hire us, you will receive the best-personalized assistance and compassion throughout the ordeal. Call us at (800) 674 7852 for a free case evaluation of this fatal accident with a legal professional. You can reach us through email, online chat, or text message 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.