Fresno, California (February 13, 2020) – A man was hit and killed by a car early Thursday morning in southeast Fresno.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened at around 3:30 a.m. on Highway 99 near Jensen Avenue.
A semi-truck was reportedly getting onto the highway when the driver saw a man in the roadway.
The driver attempted to stop but could not avoid hitting the pedestrian.
A second vehicle also hit the pedestrian.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The identity of the victim was not immediately disclosed.
Both drivers remained at the scene of the accident and cooperated with the authorities.
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.