Woman, 62, Killed in Anaheim Hit-and-run Crash
ANAHEIM, Calif. (Dec. 4, 2017) — A 62-year-old woman was killed Sunday night in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident on La Palma Avenue near Whittier Street, according to the Orange County Register.
The crash took place about 5:05 p.m. last night in the eastbound lanes. The driver in a black, white or gray sedan fled the scene after he struck the woman who was attempting to cross the street. Police expect the suspect’s vehicle will have significant front-end damage.
Witnesses or anyone with information about the collision, may contact the Anaheim Police Department at 714-765-1900.
Wrongful Death Accident Lawyer
It’s unclear whether or not there were witnesses to the tragic crash or if there is video surveillance available to help police locate this suspect. The public’s help and a full investigation will hopefully lead to the arrest of the suspect.
It’s important to know that there can be multiple parties who share the blame for an accident involving a pedestrian including the city, county, a business or employer. An experienced personal injury attorney can fight to get you compensation to cover all your losses. A personal injury claim against a negligent driver or entity responsible for an injury or death, can help make a person or family whole financially. This can be true even if the victim shares some fault for the crash.
If you have lost a loved one or have been hurt in a collision, contact our experienced Orange County lawyers today at 800-235-6801 to request a FREE CONSULTATION.