Victorville, CA – Person Died after Brutal Pedestrian Accident along Northbound 15 Freeway near D Street
Victorville, CA (August 9, 2018) – The California Highway Patrol reported that a person died as the result of a brutal pedestrian accident that took place along the northbound lanes of the 15 Freeway in the vicinity of D Street. The collision happened at approximately 1:45 AM in the early morning hours today, Thursday, August 09, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash has been revealed.
Based on the initial report from CHP, an unidentified male pedestrian had attempted to walk across the 15 Freeway when, for indeterminate reasons, an oncoming vehicle plowed into him. Medical personnel confirmed the victim had died at the crash site.
Authorities did not specify if the motorist sustained injuries or remained at the crash site.
At this time, the investigation into the crash is ongoing. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased pedestrian and wish them strength and peace of mind during this tragic, difficult time.
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As the information in the report reveals, many issues surrounding this terrible pedestrian accident on the 15 Freeway remain unresolved. As the investigation continues, forensic teams will inspect the vehicle and examine photos of the crash site to determine if mechanical issues or system failure forced the driver to swerve out of control, resulting in the collision. Likewise, officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving played any role in the events leading up to the accident in any way.
The members of the deceased pedestrian’s family may have the option of pursuing a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver, pending the results of the investigation. With the assistance of a professional lawyer, these individuals can receive much-needed compensation for funeral expenses and the tragic loss of a loved one, as well as additional unfortunate circumstances.
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.
If you’ve been injured as the result of another person’s negligence, please call us at (866) 211-2562 to receive a free consultation with one of our expert attorneys.
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 for all those involved in the accident.