Elk Grove, California
(January 6, 2020) – A woman died after being struck by a vehicle as she
exited a car after a collision in Elk Grove on Sunday night.
The fatal pedestrian accident happened at about 10:30 p.m. January 5, on Highway 99 near Laguna Boulevard, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The authorities said three vehicles including a Toyota Prius
were involved in a non-injury collision on the roadway.
The Prius continued traveling for nearly half a mile before
it became disabled in the center divider.
The 20-year-old Sacramento woman exited the Prius and was
hit by a passing Honda Civic
The unidentified woman was killed in the accident.
No other information was provided.
An investigation to determine the cause of 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 is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.