A pedestrian died this morning after getting hit by a vehicle on the freeway onramp in Dublin. The East Bay Times reported on the accident and discovered, “Officers were called to the westbound onramp of Hacienda Drive to Interstate 580 around 1:12 a.m. and determined that a red Chevy Impala hit the pedestrian.” Sadly, the pedestrian died at the scene of the accident. The driver of the Impala suffered minor injuries and stayed at the scene for questioning.
Pedestrians get hit daily in the US. In fact, Four large population states — California, Florida, Texas and New York — accounted for 42 percent of the pedestrian deaths in the first six months of 2015. We’ve helped numerous families struggling with the loss of a loved one. We remain sensitive to the grieving process, while also managing the complex legal process. If you or a loved one has been injured or killed in a pedestrian accident, please contact our experienced pedestrian accident lawyers for a free consultation today.