Riverside, CA – Man Struck & Killed on Pomona Fwy at Market St

Riverside, CA (April 6, 2020) – At around 10:00 p.m. on Sunday night, April 5th, an unidentified man was tragically killed in an auto-pedestrian collision on the Pomona Freeway. The accident happened just a little west of Market Street in Riverside.

According to officials with the California Highway Patrol, both a truck and a sedan may have been involved in the accident. Crews arrived at the scene where one man was run over but no details concerning the vehicles were reported.

The victim was pronounced deceased at the location of the incident. Investigators are working to determine the cause of the crash.

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

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in California

Figures released by the California Office of Traffic Safety showed that fatal pedestrian accidents in California rose by at least 32.8 percent from 2012 to 2016. Auto-pedestrian crashes are continually catastrophic due to the serious vulnerability of victims alongside the imprudent actions of remiss drivers. It is crucial for victims to take the appropriate steps to protect their rights and hold careless parties accountable for their behavior.

At The May Firm, our accident attorneys are committed to holding negligent and blatantly criminal drivers responsible 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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