A pedestrian was killed by a passing motorist in Chino yesterday morning.
CHINO, CA (JULY 5, 2016) – Pedestrian Struck And Killed by Motorist in Chino California – The car crash occurred sometime after 12:00 a.m., when it was dark outside on Euclid Ave in Chino, near the intersection at Merrill Ave. According to the Chino Police Department, the woman driving the car, a Nissan Sedan, was unaware that she hit the man walking across the street. She stopped to investigate what she collided into, and realized that there was a pedestrian lying in the street. The auto accident resulted in death.
The Coroner in San Bernardino has not yet released the name of the victim in the fatal car accident. The driver at fault admitted to liability when speaking with the police who were conducting the accident investigation. She admitted that she was driving at an unknown speed. The accident report has not yet been completed. Police report findings are not binding upon the parties in litigation. The statements made in police reports may be used again the defendant in the event they change their statement later at trial. The insurance carrier usually accepts statements made to the officer at the scene of the crash.
Inland Empire Fatal Accident Injury Lawyers
Pedestrian vs. automobile accidents are common in southern California, especially during the summer. When a pedestrian is hit by a car, it usually kills the person walking instantly. The personal injury damages sustained by a pedestrian can often be fatal. Because a pedestrian is not surrounded by the protection of a metal cage like a car, the body cannot sustain the impact from the force of the car collision. The car accident lawyers at The Napolin Law Firm in the Inland Empire represent people who have been hit by a car. If you have been hurt in an accident, call the personal injury lawyers at (909)325-6032. You can get money damages for personal injury damages from the insurance company.
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