(October 13, 2019) – A man in a wheelchair died after being struck by a car
in Palmdale on Saturday night, October 12.
According to a statement by Palmdale Sheriff’s Station, the
fatal pedestrian accident happened at about 8 p.m. in the 2200 block of East
The events preceding the collision were not immediately
established; however, the man is reported to have succumbed to his injuries at
The man was not publicly identified.
The driver of the involved car, identified only as a
31-year-old man- remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.
No further information was provided.
The authorities are gathering information to determine the
cause of the accident is ongoing.
Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”
While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”
Mr. Khodaverdian, a contributor to this site, is available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.