Diamond Bar, CA – Man Killed in Interstate 60 Accident
Diamond Bar, CA – (November 25, 2018) – Authorities are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident that claimed the life of a 24-year-old man Friday night in Diamond Bar. The deadly accident took place at approximately 9:20 pm on November 23rd on Interstate 60, just east of Brea Canyon Road.
Reportedly, a pedestrian was seen running in lanes heading eastbound on Highway 60 when a 2008 Mazda 6 and 1989 Chevrolet Silverado approached the area. The initial report indicates the pedestrian ran from the right shoulder, directly into the path of the Silverado. The Mazda also struck the man after the initial impact. Both drivers stopped at the scene and called 911. Paramedics were dispatched to the crash site and rendered aid to the pedestrian performing CPR in an attempt to revive the victim. Sadly, the man succumbed to his injuries and died at the crash site. The name of the deceased has not been released pending identification and notification of family.
This accident is actively being investigated.
Our most heartfelt prayers are with the family of the deceased victim. We cannot begin to understand the sense of loss they are feeling as they grieve. We wish them peace during this time of sadness.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
Motorists that collide with pedestrians are required by law to remain at the scene and cooperate with police. According to a recent study, a pedestrian is injured in a traffic accident every 8 minutes and killed every 111 minutes. Forensic detectives will conduct a thorough investigation to determine what transpired prior to the deadly accident.
If your loved one has been fatally injured in a preventable traffic accident, it is important that you contact a wrongful death attorney. At the Brady Law Group, we have a highly skilled team of attorneys that will fight for your loved one’s justice. Don’t go through this alone. Call the team you can trust at 866) 211-2562 to speak with a wrongful death attorney.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
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