According to the Daily News, a man was struck and killed in a car accident when he was exiting his disabled pickup truck on the 118 FWY in Chatsworth on Tuesday, November 21, 2017.
The man’s pickup truck was struck by another vehicle and the impact pushed the truck into the man, which resulted in him being thrown over the center divider, where he was struck by a motorcycle.
The accident occurred around 5:47 a.m. on the westbound 118 Freeway near Topanga Canyon Boulevard.
The accident victim, described as a man in his 40’s died at the scene.
According to authorities, the driver of the vehicle and the motorcyclist sustained injuries.
The car accident remains under investigation.
Our team at West Coast Trial Lawyers sends our condolences to the family and loved ones of the victim killed in the accident. We also wish the other people involved in the accident a speedy recovery.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident, motorcycle accident, or pedestrian accident, we strongly encourage you to seek the advice of a personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
It is very difficult for accident victims to deal with the result of an accident alone, which is why it is extremely important to contact an experienced accident attorney.