Demetrio Bravo Paz Killed in Pedestrian Accident
A 62-year-old man was struck by two vehicles in Los Angeles on Friday evening, September 17th.
The fatal accident occurred in the Green Meadows area on Central Avenue.
According to reports, Demetrio Bravo Paz was crossing the street when the two vehicles hit and killed him.
The first northbound vehicle that struck Paz did not stop to provide aid, however the second vehicle that hit him did.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Demetrio Bravo Paz.
According to statistics, there was a 26% increase in pedestrian deaths in California from 2014-2018.
In addition, California’s pedestrian fatality rate is about 25% higher than the national average.
Tips for pedestrians:
- Always be aware of your surroundings
- Avoid distractions (use of headphones, cell phone)
- Obey traffic laws & signals
- Always use crosswalk