Pedestrian Killed In Tulare Car Accident At Tulare Avenue and N Street
TULARE, CALIFORNIA (August 29, 2019) – A 65-year-old pedestrian has tragically died in a car accident near the intersection of Tulare Avenue and N Street.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 7:24 p.m. Paramedics rushed to the scene of the accident in order to help the victim.
Despite life-saving measures he was later pronounced dead at the scene. An investigation into the cause of the accident remains ongoing at this point.
Liability In Pedestrian Accidents
All drivers are supposed to keep an eye out for pedestrians and take measures in order to avoid hitting them. According to California Vehicle Code 21950, “The driver of a vehicle shall yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian crossing the roadway within any marked crosswalk or within any unmarked crosswalk at an intersection, except as otherwise provided in this chapter.” The family of any victim that died in a pedestrian accident may have legal recourse through a wrongful death claim.
Investigating A Car Accident
Have you or someone that you care about been injured in a pedestrian accident In Tulare? There are a number of laws designed to protect your rights. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to help in any way that we can. We care deeply about working to make sure that accident victims are aware of their rights and that those rights are being protected. Whether you just have questions about the law or need more information about an accident we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.