Man Exits Uber Car and Fatally Hit by CHP Car on Highway 101 in Encino

Man Killed in Encino Pedestrian Accident on Highway 101 near Balboa Boulevard

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Encino, California (October 14, 2019) – A man died after being hit by a California Highway Patrol car in Encino early Monday morning.

According to a local news source, the accident happened at about 3:40 a.m. on Highway 101 near Balboa Boulevard.

The man is reported to have exited an Uber car and as running across the roadway when he was hit by the patrol car.

The unidentified pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

An officer in the patrol car was unhurt.

No further information was provided.

An investigation to determine the cause of the accident is underway.

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, a contributor to this site, is available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.