Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Azusa Avenue
A female pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in Industry, California Sunday night.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff reported that the accident occurred at 9:40 p.m. on March 13th.
Reports included that the crash took place within the 1600 block of Azusa Venue.
As a result, the woman sustained major injuries and was rushed to a local hospital where she sadly died.
It is unclear whether or not the involved driver stayed at the scene.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation.
Tips for pedestrians:
- Always be aware of your surroundings
- Avoid distractions (use of headphones, cell phone)
- Obey traffic laws & signals
- Always use crosswalk
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.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.