Miguel Ruiz Killed in Wasco Pedestrian Accident on Seventeenth Street

Miguel Ruiz Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Seventeenth Street in Wasco


Wasco, California (October 26, 2019) – A man who was struck and killed by a car in Wasco has been identified as 71-year-old 71-year-old Miguel Ochoa Ruiz.

According to a local news source, the accident happened in the 700 block of Seventh Street. The time and date of the accident were not immediately established.

Ruiz, a resident of Wasco, was reportedly walking in the area when he was hit by a car.

Ruiz sustained serious injuries and was transported to Kern Medical. Sadly, he died while undergoing treatment.

No further information was provided.

An investigation into 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.