Littlerock, California (January 26, 2020) – 65-year-old Jeri
been identified as the woman who was killed in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident
that ended in a multi-vehicle in Palmdale on Thursday night, January 23.
According to the California Highway Patrol, Jeri Kennedy was walking a dog in the 7600 block of Pearblossom Highway in Littlerock at approximately 8:00 p.m. when she was hit by a car driven by 62-year-old Alfredo Rodriguez.
Kennedy was killed in the accident.
Rodriguez did not stop but continued driving before colliding with
multiple vehicles at the intersection of Avenue S and 25th Street East
Seven people including Alfredo Rodriguez were injured in the
second collision. Two of the victims were hospitalized with serious injuries
while four were treated for minor injuries. One was evaluated at the scene and
Rodriguez was arrested on suspicion of DUI.
No other information was provided.
The CHP is 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.