Thanh Vu Killed in Pedestrian Accident on McLaughlin Avenue near East William Court in San Jose

Thanh Vu Killed in San Jose Pedestrian Accident on McLaughlin Avenue near East William Court


San Jose, California (November 26, 2019) – A pedestrian who died after being struck by a car on Thursday morning in San Jose was identified as 79-year-old Thanh Vu.

The fatal pedestrian accident happened at about 8:20 a.m. November 21, in the 500 block of McLaughlin Avenue near East William Court.

As per a local news report, a woman waiting to make a turn onto McLaughlin Avenue from a residential driveway when she accidentally shifted into reverse and hit the pedestrian who was walking behind the car.

Vu suffered serious injuries and was rushed to the hospital where he died on Saturday.

The driver reportedly stopped after the accident and cooperated with the authorities.

The police said alcohol and drugs were not factors in the accident.

The accident remains 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 is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.