Man Possibly Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver in Indio
INDIO (August 18, 2017) – A possible hit-and-run collision left a pedestrian dead in the area of Avenue 43 and Calhoun Street on Friday morning, according to The Desert Sun.
The accident was reported around 6:30 a.m.
As per the article, Indio Police Department said officials responded to the scene and found a pedestrian who was lifeless near the intersection.
Indio Suspected Fatal Hit-and-Run Accident
Police believed that the victim, a man who appeared to be in his 20s or 30s, was apparently struck by a vehicle. The name of the deceased has not been yet released pending notification of next of kin.
Authorities are still gathering more information and evidence to determine the cause of the fatal incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the Indio Police Department at (760) 391-4051.
We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the friends and family members of the victim during such a difficult time.
Once the investigation process is over and it proves that a motorist was involved and fled the scene following the collision, the family of the man will have the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the at-fault party. We are hopeful that the authorities will soon be able to track down the alleged hit-and-run driver and justice will then be served.
The families of hit-and-run victims need an experienced lawyer who will fight aggressively for their rights and assist them to obtain the maximum compensation they are entitled including hospital bills, medical expenses, funeral costs, lost income and pain and suffering. We at Johnson Attorneys Group will bring our expertise to your case and get the justice you deserve.
If your loved one has been a victim in an auto accident due to the negligence and wrongdoing of another individual, we encourage you to contact us at 800-235-6801 and speak with our Riverside County wrongful death lawyer for a free case consultation. Give us a call today and let us help you.
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