Fatal Pedestrian Accident Orangethorpe Avenue in Orange
FULLERTON, Calif. (July 13, 2018) – Anthony Garcia, 66, was struck and killed by a teenage driver in the 1800 block of West Orangethorpe Avenue, according to the Fullerton Police Department.
The man was not in a crosswalk when he was struck about 10 p.m. last night. The 17-year-old driver of a 2008 Toyota Camry sopped and cooperated with the investigation.
Unfortunately, the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. A full investigation into liability is underway to determine fault.
Traffic Accident Investigation
At this time, we do not know whether or not the driver will be held responsible for the death of this man.
We offer our prayers to the family and friends of the man who died.
If a negligent driver or another entity is at fault for a collision resulting in injuries to you or a loved one, there may be grounds for a personal injury or wrongful death claim. While this is always a personal decision, for many the financial losses associated with a traffic accident are significant.
If you, or your loved one, have been hurt in a California traffic accident, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with one of our experienced personal injury lawyers to help you. We will bring our expertise to your case and guide you every step of the way. Give our office a call at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.
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