Woman Killed in South El Monte Hit-and-Run Accident at Rosemead and Rush
SOUTH EL MONTE (August 5, 2018) – An alleged hit-and-run accident occurred in the area of Rosemead Boulevard and Rush Street on Sunday morning, according to NBC Los Angeles.
The collision took place on August 5 shortly after 5 a.m.
As per the article, California Highway Patrol and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said a female pedestrian was struck by a car near the intersection of Rosemead Boulevard and Rush Street.
Pedestrian Hit by Car in South El Monte, Sunday
The woman succumbed to her injuries as a result of the crash. Her name has not been yet released pending notification of next of kin.
Meanwhile, officials affirmed that the driver did not stop to render aid and fled the scene after hitting the victim. The description of the vehicle involved and the motorist were not immediately available.
The incident remains under investigation.
We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the family members and friends of the deceased woman during such a difficult time.
Los Angeles County Wrongful Death Lawyer
In this case. it is apparent that the driver of the car involved will be held responsible for causing the tragic incident that led to the death of the female pedestrian. Leaving the scene following a crash is a serious crime and punishable by law especially if the collision tragically killed another individual.
The surviving family of the woman will have then the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the at-fault party who has evidently neglected the safety of others on the road.
Family members of wrongful death victims will be entitled to a recompense for the funeral costs, loss of future income and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in an auto accident due to the negligence or wrongdoing of another party, we encourage you to call Johnson Attorneys Group and speak with our experienced Los Angeles County wrongful death lawyer to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and get the justice you deserve. Contact us at 855-703-4186 for a free case consultation. Let us help you.
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