Woman Killed in Palmdale Pedestrian Accident on Pearblossom Highway, Alfredo Rodriguez Arrested

Alfredo Rodriguez Arrested after Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Pearblossom Highway in Palmdale

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Palmdale, California (January 24, 2020) – A man has been arrested after fatally striking a woman who was walking her dog on Pearblossom Highway in Littlerock, Los Angeles, on Thursday night.

According to the California Highway Patrol, a woman was walking her dog in the 7600 block of Pearblossom Highway at about 8 p.m. when she was hit by a westbound car driven by 62-year-old Alfredo Rodriguez.

Rodriquez reportedly continued driving and caused a multi-vehicle collision in Palmdale.

Seven people were injured in the second collision. Two people were hospitalized with major injuries while Rodriguez and three other people were transported for treatment of minor to moderate injuries.

According to the Los Angeles County Fire Department, Alfredo Rodriguez, a resident of Palmdale was arrested on suspicion of DUI. Additional charges are likely to be preferred against him.

No other information was provided.

An investigation into 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.