Woman Fatally Struck by Vehicle at Robert Avenue and Oxnard Boulevard
OXNARD (July 22, 2018) – An unidentified woman was killed in a pedestrian accident in the area of Robert Avenue and Oxnard Boulevard, according to Ventura County Star.
The collision took place on Friday at 9:25 p.m.
Pedestrian Killed Friday in Oxnard Accident
As per the article, a female pedestrian was crossing the intersection when she was struck by a Chevrolet pickup. Primary reports indicated the woman suffered serious trauma in the collision. Paramedics rushed the victim to Ventura County Medical Center, where she later died as a result of her injuries.
The identity of the fatality remained undisclosed at this time pending notification of next of kin.
Meanwhile, officials mentioned the driver involved, a 67-year-old Santa Paula woman, stayed at the location and cooperated with the police as obliged by the law.
Anyone with information on the deadly accident is requested to contact the authorities at 805-385-7750. Further investigation on the case is underway.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of the deceased as they search for peace and comfort.
Ventura County Wrongful Death Lawyer
A forensic examination of the vehicle involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine the liability in the accident. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not a driver was under the influence at the time of the accident, whether or not a motorist was 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 draw up a final conclusion.
Depending on the results of the investigation, the family members of the deceased may pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the at-fault party. Surviving family of victims killed in pedestrian accidents are potentially entitled to seek compensation for funeral costs, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in a pedestrian accident and you are seeking answers, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced San Diego County car and pedestrian accident lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.