Woman, 57, Fatally Hit by Car While Cleaning Up Broken Bottles in Temecula
TEMECULA (August 22, 2017) – A pedestrian was struck and killed in the area of Temecula Parkway and Butterfield Stage Road Tuesday morning, according to The Press Enterprise.
The accident occurred just after 1 a.m. at the intersection.
As per the article, a statement released by Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said a 57-year-old woman was sweeping up broken bottles in the intersection when she was hit by a sedan. The car was going east on Temecula Parkway at the time.
Temecula Fatal Pedestrian Accident
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Her name has not been yet released pending notification of next of kin.
Meanwhile, deputies reported that the driver involved stopped and stayed following the collision. The intersection was closed for several hours as the authorities conducted their investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Temecula station at 951-696-3000.
We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the family members and friends of the woman during such a difficult time.
Temecula Wrongful Death Lawyer
Factors such as driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, speeding, distracted driving or negligence often play a role in the occurrence of traffic incidents. In this case, authorities are still gathering more information to determine what exactly caused the tragic collision.
If your loved one has been a victim in an accident and you believe another party is at-fault, you may have the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit seeking recompense funeral costs, loss of future income, and loss of companion ship.
Contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and we will answer all your questions and we will assist you in proceeding on with your claim. Speak with our experienced Riverside County wrongful death lawyer for a free consultation at 800-235-6801.
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