Call today for a Free Consultation! 1.800.208.3538 Available 24 Hours

HESPERIA: Boy, 10, Hit by Car, Killed in Main Street Accident

HESPERIA, California (August 18, 2014) – A 10-year-old boy identified as Arnold Covarrubias of Hesperia was killed Thursday night when his bicycle was hit by a car at the intersection of Main Street and Third Avenue, according to a press release by the San Bernardino County Sheriff Coroner.

About 8:47 p.m., San Bernardino County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the collision and found the boy suffering from upper and lower body trauma as a result of being hit by the car. Police say the driver of a silver Kia SUV was traveling westbound on Main Street when the boy reportedly entered the intersection against a red traffic light.

Paramedics responded to the scene of the crash and transported the boy by ambulance to a nearby hospital, but he died of his injuries about 9:35 p.m.

The fatal crash is under investigation by the San Bernardino County Sheriff Department.

The Inland Empire Biking Alliance placed a “Ghost Bike” at the intersection where the boy was killed as a memorial to him and a reminder to motorists to be aware of cyclists and always share the road.

The child’s family is accepting donations to pay for funeral costs at a relative’s bridal shop at 16147 Main Street in Hesperia. There was also a car wash held this past weekend to help raise money for this.

Free Consultation

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

  Your information is never shared.

News Archive

Every personal injury case is unique and many factors are used to value each case. The losses from your claim include the amount of the medical bills, lost wages, pain, and suffering, etc. The most important factor is your life change resulting from the injury. Typically, the larger the injury and life change, the larger the settlement. We discuss your personal injury claim’s worth during your free consultation. Call for a free consultation 800-208-3538, or complete the form below >
The first thing you should do is contact an attorney. Without the representation of a lawyer, insurance companies might make contact with you directly, and since they are trained to protect their best interests, this could mean a loss of rights on your behalf, especially if you unknowingly sign something that they didn't completely explain to you. Call for a free consultation 800-208-3538, or complete the form below >
The length of a personal injury case depends on many factors including the evaluation and treatment of the injury. The bigger the injury, the longer it takes to treat. Attorney James Johnson helps you be aggressive with the treatment, so the average case normally takes between two and five months. Those who have serious injuries and need surgery may take several months longer. Call for a free consultation 800-208-3538, or complete the form below >
Many victims believe if you don't have health insurance you don't have a case - this NOT true. In fact, those with health insurance usually don't use it since there are so many restrictions and steps to overcome to receive authorization for treatment. Johnson Attorneys Group assists you in finding the best doctors to help. Most of them even wait until a settlement for payment. Call for a free consultation 800-208-3538, or complete the form below >
Handling a personal injury claim by yourself is very difficult. You will deal directly with the insurance adjuster who is often trained to obtain the information they are not entitled to use. This information can negatively impact and de-value your case. Once your case is damaged, it is very difficult to repair it and usually costs you thousands of dollars less in a settlement. Call for a free consultation 800-208-3538, or complete the form below >
You do not pay anything unless you win. We work on a contingency-fee-basis, so we’re only paid if we win your case. When the case is settled, our fee is a percentage, as previously agreed, of the final settlement. These fees are described in full detail in our signed contract before work begins on the case. We cover the case upfront costs including everything from copying and court filing fees to hiring experts - so all your focus can be on getting well. Call for a free consultation 800-208-3538, or complete the form below >

What Our Clients Say About Us

We are passionate about good service and the attorney speaks to every client. Our focus is on your medical care and overall wellness.
Here are a few of our client's testimonials:

Connect with Us

Free Consultation

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

  Your information is never shared.

Copyright © 2017, Johnson Attorneys Group.   All rights reserved. | News | Disclaimer | Privacy | Sitemap | Designed by SEO Pros

James Johnson is responsible for this advertisement.

Pin It on Pinterest