Bellflower, CA – Fatal Pedestrian Accident at Intersection Kills One
Bellflower, CA (November 13, 2018) – A pedestrian was struck and killed at the intersection of Rosecrans Avenue and Ardis Avenue around 5:15 PM yesterday evening.
According to witness statements taken at the scene, the male pedestrian was near the intersection when he was struck first by one vehicle and then was immediately struck again by a second vehicle. The back-to-back collisions left the man with fatal injuries.
No additional details concerning the victim or the two motorists involved have been released at this time. Police are still actively investigating this tragic accident.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
We would like to offer our deepest sympathies to the family of the young man who lost his life in this accident.
Between 2007 and 2013 there was an average of 238,000 pedestrian involved fatal and non-fatal traffic accidents. These accidents resulted in approximately 1.7 million injuries. Between January and June of 2017, California has already experienced 352 pedestrian deaths This statistic makes California the 15th most dangerous state for pedestrians.
The attorneys here at Brady Law Group care passionately about their clients. We believe that if you were not responsible for the accident that caused your injuries then you should not be experiencing financial hardship as a result of your injuries. Our attorneys have years of experience in handling pedestrian injury cases. We build a watertight case from the ground up and work diligently to make sure that you recover all damages that you are entitled to under the law.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.