One Person Killed In Spring Valley Pedestrian Accident By Jamacha Boulevard and Whitestone Road
SPRING VALLEY, CALIFORNIA (July 31, 2019) – One pedestrian has tragically died in a car accident after being hit by two vehicles near the intersection of Jamacha Boulevard and Whitestone Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 2:10 a.m. For reasons that remain under investigation the pedestrian was hit by two vehicles.
An ambulance was called to the scene in order to help the injured driver. But despite life-saving efforts they later died due to their injuries.
Liability In Pedestrian Accidents
Pedestrian accidents tend to happen in the early morning hours and at night. Drivers should reduce their speed during this time and take steps to avoid causing collisions. In the event of an accident a driver should pull over and call the police. It is a felony to flee the scene of an accident that results in bodily injury or death. According to California Vehicle Code 20001, “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.”
Investigating A Pedestrian Accident
If you or someone that you care about has been involved in a pedestrian accident you may have legal recourse. Our team of personal injury attorneys are her to answer any questions that you have. We can investigate your case free of cost and get to the bottom of what happened. You’re always welcome to reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.