Pedestrian Hit and Killed by Car on 101 Freeway
HOLLYWOOD (April 1, 2018) – A fatal pedestrian accident occurred Saturday morning on the northbound 101 Freeway, according to Los Angeles Daily News.
Primary reports indicated that a man was walking along the freeway near Sunset Boulevard when he was struck by a vehicle of unspecified built and type.
At approximately 11 a.m., emergency teams arrived at the accident scene and attended to the pedestrian involved in the crash. The man reportedly suffered fatal injuries as a result of the collision.
Man Killed Hollywood Pedestrian Accident Near Sunset Boulevard
The unidentified pedestrian was sadly pronounced deceased before being taken to a hospital.
Meanwhile, no immediate information has been yet released on the motorist who struck the pedestrian. The California Highway Patrol group continue to investigate the case.
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A forensic examination of both the vehicle and the pedestrian victim, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators come to a conclusion on determining the party responsible for causing the collision. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not the driver of the vehicle was under the influence at the time of the accident? Was the driver distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact? Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to finalize a collision report.
If your loved one has been killed in a pedestrian accident and you believe another person is at-fault, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Our experienced wrongful death attorneys who specialize in pedestrian accidents will provide you with a free case evaluation and the legal guidance that may be needed following a sudden catastrophic incident.
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