(December 22, 2019) – 21-year-old Jacob Lopez of Colton has been identified
as the man who was killed in a pedestrian accident on Wednesday morning in
According to a local news source, the fatal pedestrian accident happened at about 4:40 a.m. December 19, on Alabama Street near Interstate 10 Freeway.
The California Highway Patrol said Lopez was walking near the
freeway when he was hit by a westbound GMC Sierra driven by a 59-year-old
Lopez was killed in the accident.
Information about the motorist was not provided.
An investigation to determine the cause of the accident is
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.