Chico, California (December 28,
2019) – A pedestrian was hit and killed by a train early Friday
morning in Chico, the authorities said
The tragic accident was reported at about 3 a.m. December 27 on the train tracks near West 7th Street.
The train was headed to Vancouver
from Los Angeles when the accident happened.
The pedestrian was pronounced
dead at the scene.
There were 394 pedestrians on
board the train and none was injured.
The name of the deceased was not
immediately released pending notification of the family.
The detectives are investigating
the cause of the accident.
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.