Steve Archuleta Victim in Victorville Hit-and-Run on 7th Street
VICTORVILLE (July 7, 2018) – A pedestrian was killed after an alleged hit-and-run accident along 7th Street on Friday night, according to Victor Valley News.
The collision was reported at about 9:00 p.m. in the 14300 block of 7th Street.
As per the article, Victorville Sheriff’s Station said a man identified as Steve Archuleta was struck by at least one vehicle on 7th Street near East Sage Street.
Pedestrian Hit by Car in Victorville, July 6
Paramedics responded to the scene and found the male pedestrian, Archuleta, lying in the roadway with life-threatening injuries. Archuleta was then rushed by ground ambulance to Victor Valley Global Medical Center where he tragically later died.
Meanwhile, the driver involved did not stop to render aid to the man and fled. Authorities are reportedly looking for an older 90’s model Jeep and possibly a small sedan.
The suspect vehicle should have major front-end damage and a missing side view mirror.
We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the family members and friends of the victim during such a difficult time.
Victorville Wrongful Death Lawyer
It is apparent that the driver of the vehicle involved will be held responsible for causing the tragic incident that led to the death of the pedestrian involved. Leaving the scene following a crash is a serious crime and punishable by law especially if the incident tragically killed another individual.
The surviving family of Steve Archuleta will possess the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the at-fault party who fled the scene following the collision. 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 Victorville 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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