An unidentified pedestrian was struck and killed by a sedan on October 11‚ 2010‚ around 5:50 a.m. According to California Highway patrol officers this fatal San Diego car accident occurred on State Route 905 in the Otay Mesa area.
The San Diego County Medical Examiner officers are trying to determine the exact cause of this San Diego pedestrian accident. Under California Vehicle Code Section 21950(a)‚ “The driver of a vehicle shall yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian crossing the roadway within any marked crosswalk or within any unmarked crosswalk at an intersection.”
In situations such as this one‚ where a pedestrian is has been killed after being struck by a car‚ the surviving family members of the victim may benefit from speaking with an experienced San Diego personal injury attorney. An attorney who understands the unique legal issues of pedestrian fatalities can help the families understand and protect their legal rights to compensation for their loss in a wrongful death claim‚ including damages for funeral and burial expenses‚ anticipated future earnings of the decedent‚ and loss of love‚ care and companionship.
We express our sincere condolences to all those who knew and loved the deceased pedestrian for such a tragic loss.
Ross Jurewitz is a car accident attorney in San Diego and the managing lawyer of the Jurewitz Law Group‚ pedestrian accident lawyers in San Diego dedicated to representing families of people injured in a auto accidents. If you or a loved one has been killed or injured in a pedestrian accident in San Diego‚ please order your free copy of Mr. Jurewitz’s book‚ The Ten Biggest Mistakes that can Destroy Your California Accident Case. It is full of helpful information that will help you protect your legal rights and it is free to all California residents.
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