Chico, California (October 30, 2019) – A man who was hit and killed by a vehicle on Saturday morning
in Chico has been identified as 35-year-old Link Colvard.
According to the California Highway Patrol,
the fatal accident occurred at about 7:00 a.m. October 26, near the
intersection of Main Street and East 9th Street.
Colvard reportedly walking near the
intersection when he was struck by a vehicle for unknown reasons.
Colvard was rushed to Enloe Medical Center in
critical condition. Sadly, he succumbed to his injuries while undergoing
East 9th Street between Main Street and Wall
Street was closed for about four hours as authorities examined the scene.
Officials said alcohol and drugs were not
factors in the crash.
No additional details regarding the accident
The accident is under investigation.
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.