Moreno Valley, CA – Woman Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Old 215 Frontage Road
Moreno Valley, CA – (November 28, 2018) – The Sheriff’s Department is investigating a hit-and-run accident that killed a pedestrian Monday in Moreno Valley. The accident happened at an unspecified time on Old 215 Frontage Road, just south of Cottonwood Avenue.
Per the initial report, a Moreno woman was walking along Old 215 Frontage Road when for unknown reasons she was struck by a vehicle. The driver failed to stop and fled the scene of the accident leaving the woman to die in the roadway. When first responders arrived they desperately attempted to revive the woman but sadly, despite rescue efforts, she died of her injuries at the scene. As per the Sheriff’s Department report, evidence collected at the crash site led police to the identification and subsequent arrest of 53-year-old Phillips Jones, of Moreno Valley.
As of now, this accident is under investigation.
Our prayers are with the family of the deceased victim. We cannot begin to understand how shocked and devastated they must be while grieving the loss of their loved one. We wish them courage as they get through these trying moments.
Pedestrian Accidents in California
As required by California Law, when a motorist is involved in a traffic accident, especially when an injury is involved, the driver must stop at the crash site and cooperate with police. To flee the scene of an accident is considered cowardly and may result in serious criminal charges. Detectives will conduct a full investigation to determine what exactly transpired prior to the deadly accident.
If your loved one has been fatally injured in a traffic accident, it is really important to get in touch with a wrongful death attorney. At the Brady Law Group, we have a team of highly qualified attorneys that will help guide you through the complex legal process and ensure you are compensated for your losses. Call us today at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation.
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