Troy Varnado Bloomington: 25-Year-Old Troy Fredrick Varnado Killed In Hit-And-Run Car Accident On Cedar Avenue
BLOOMINGTON, CALIFORNIA (December 27, 2018) – A 25-year-old pedestrian identified as Troy Fredrick Varnado has tragically died in a hit-and-run car accident along Cedar Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are still trying to locate the driver that hit the victim. Anyone that may have knowledge about what happened should reach out to the Bloomington Police Department as they continue to investigate.
Troy Varnado was seen crossing lanes of traffic at the time he was hit.
Liability In Hit-And-Run Accidents
It is a felony to leave the scene of a car accident that causes serious bodily injury. According to the California Vehicle Code 20001, “(a) The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to a person, other than himself or herself, or in the death of a person shall immediately stop the vehicle at the scene of the accident and shall fulfill the requirements of Sections 20003 and 20004.”
Even if a driver is not at fault, they are still obliged to remain at the scene. Drivers that flee may be subject to criminal penalties and civil negligence. Victims of car accidents or their family will have the ability to get justice by filing a wrongful death claim. A pedestrian accident attorney can evaluate the specific facts of your case and let you know if you have a claim that can be pursued.
Getting Help After A Pedestrian Accident
We at West Coast Trial Lawyers extend our condolences to the family of Troy Fredrick Varnado as they continue to seek answers about what happened. Anyone that may have information about the location of the driver that hit the victim should come forward and speak with police in Bloomington. This family deserves justice for what has happened to them.
If you or someone that you love has been injured or killed in a car accident you may have legal recourse. Our team of highly experienced personal injury attorneys are here to help in any way that we can. We are committed to helping our clients through some of the most difficult times of their lives. Whether you just have questions about your rights or need a free investigation into your case we are here for you. You can reach us anytime at (888) 888-9285.