Lancaster, CA – Person Struck & Killed on Antelope Valley Fwy near Avenue I

Lancaster, CA (January 16, 2020) – Just shortly before midnight, at around 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday night, January 15th, a pedestrian was reported to have been struck by a vehicle along the Antelope Valley Freeway (I-14) in Lancaster. Officials with the California Highway Patrol said that the incident occurred near Avenue I.

Police immediately responded to the scene of the collision where an unidentified person was struck by a vehicle. Responders tragically pronounced the victim deceased at the scene but have not provided any further details concerning the identity of the pedestrian or the vehicle involved.

Authorities with the CHP are actively in charge of the investigation into the events that led to this incident.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim at this time.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in California

Recently conducted data has shown that a life-ending auto-pedestrian collision occurs nearly every two hours in the United States. Pedestrian accidents in California, like anywhere else in the United States, are cyclically devastating as they are often triggered by the reckless actions of negligent drivers. During such a difficult and unfortunate time, obtaining seriously compassionate and strongminded representation to protect your rights is crucial.

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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