38-Year-Old Man Hit & Killed by Vehicle
The San Bernardino County Sheriff Coroner reported a fatal pedestrian accident in Redlands on Friday night.
Reports included that 38-year-old Kristofer Foehner was struck on Mountain View Avenue at Almond Avenue.
The accident occurred at 7:37 p.m. on March 25th under unclear circumstances.
Foehner suffered major injuries and was rushed to Loma Linda University Hospital where he was sadly pronounced deceased at 3:14 a.m.
No details have been provided regarding the involved driver.
Those with information are urged to contact the Redlands Police Department.
An active investigation is underway.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Kristofer Foehner.
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.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
It is also important to remember that in the state of California a person involved in a car accident who has sustained injuries has to file a claim within two years of the accident.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.