33-Year-Old Woman Dies After Being Hit by Car
Yangyang Liu, 33, was killed in a pedestrian accident on November 26th in Pasadena, California.
It was reported around 11:19 a.m. on Friday morning at Allen Avenue and San Pasqual Street.
Per police reports, a BMW 328i was driving southbound when the driver failed to yield at the intersection’s stop sign.
Liu was struck as a result and sadly died at the scene.
The 20-year-old unidentified male driver stopped at the scene and cooperated with authorities.
Police also added that speed was a factor.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Yangyang Liu.
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