San Bernardino, California (February 7, 2020) –
64-year-old Marilyn McKillian of San Bernardino has been identified as the
woman who was fatally struck by a suspected hit-and-run driver on Wednesday
afternoon in San Bernardino.
to the California Highway Patrol, the accident was reported at about 3:23 p.m.
February 5, on N. Arrowhead Avenue near Baseline Street.
A white tractor-trailer was traveling westbound on Baseline Street and was turning onto Arrowhead Avenue when it struck McKillian, who was riding her motorized wheelchair across Arrowhead Avenue.
was pronounced dead at the scene by the to the San Bernardino County Coroner’s
driver of the tractor-trailer fled the scene and was yet to be located.
An investigation into the crash is underway.
with information about the accident is asked to call the Bernardino Police
Department at (909) 384-5792.
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.