Palmdale, California (January 24, 2020) – The police have arrested a man suspected of
hitting and killing a woman who was walking her dog on Pearblossom Highway in
Littlerock on Thursday evening.
According to the California
Highway Patrol, the accident happened in the 7600 block of Pearblossom Highway
at about 8 p.m. January 23.
The authorities said the man
was driving a white Ford Explorer when he struck the woman.
The suspect continued
driving and was involved in a multi-vehicle collision at 25th Street East and
East Avenue South in Palmdale.
Eight people were injured in the collision.
Two people were transported
to the hospital with major injuries, while four were hospitalized with minor to
major injuries. Two others were treated at the scene.
The woman and the other victims of the collision were not immediately identified.
The unidentified man was arrested.
No other information was provided.
The authorities 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.