Highland Park, CA – Pedestrian Severely Injured in Hit-and-Run Collision on Avenue 51

Highland Park, CA (January 30, 2020) – Officers have now reported on a serious auto-pedestrian collision that took place early on Saturday morning, January 25th, in Highland Park. The accident happened on Avenue 51, a little south of Eaton Street at around 1:05 a.m.

According to officials, police are looking for the driver of a gray Ford Mustang who was reported to have struck an unidentified person and then fleeing the scene. First responders arrived at the scene and immediately transported the victim to a nearby hospital.

Officers continue to search for the driver involved in this incident as part of an ongoing investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Pedestrian Accidents in California

Across the United States, at least one deadly auto-pedestrian accident is reported nearly every two hours, according to authorities. Pedestrian Accidents in California, like anywhere else, are habitually devastating and frequently fatal as they are generally caused by the behavior of reckless or otherwise remiss operators. During such an extraordinarily challenging time, obtaining compassionate and proficient representation is immediately essential.

At The May Firm, our accident attorneys are committed to holding negligent and blatantly criminal drivers accountable for the devastation they cause. If you have lost a loved one in a pedestrian accident because of a reckless, criminal, or otherwise negligent driver, please don’t hesitate to leave us a message or call (844) 629-3476 for a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable attorneys today.

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