Pomona, California – Child Tragically Dies after Pedestrian Accident on South Palomares Street
Pomona, California (July 2, 2018) – Local news sources reported that a pedestrian accident resulting in the tragic death of a child took place in the 2200 block of South Palomares Street. The incident occurred at approximately 8:25 PM at night on Saturday, June 30, 2018. Authorities have not revealed any detailed information concerning the pedestrian boy or the motorist involved in the accident at this time.
Based on the reports, the 10-year old child was in the vicinity of South Palomares when, for indeterminate reasons, a vehicle plowed into him. The Los Angeles County Fire Department and paramedic teams arrived at the scene to administer aid to the boy, who sustained severe trauma during the accident. Afterward, he was taken to a nearby hospital and died from the severe injuries.
Officials confirmed the motorist remained at the crash site and provided information to law enforcement.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing. Authorities have instructed civilians to contact the call the Pomona Police Department’s Traffic Service Bureau at (909) 802-7741 or (909) 620-2048. As more evidence begins to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our deepest condolences and most heartfelt prayers to the family and friends of the 10-year old boy during this difficult time.
Los Angeles County Wrongful Death Lawyer
Authorities are working hard to determine what specifically caused the crash. Forensic teams will examine photographs of the crash site and the vehicle for mechanical issues or system failure. Officials will also consider if drunk driving, drug abuse, negligence, distracted driving, or reckless behavior played any part in the events leading up to the crash. Law enforcement has not determined if the driver will face any charges.
Depending on the final results of the case, the boy’s family will have legal rights to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the motorist. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, funeral expenses, and tragic loss.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
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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.