May 13, 2023

Anaheim, CA – Two Pedestrians Killed in Crash on S Anaheim Blvd

Anaheim, CA - Two Pedestrians Killed in Crash on S. Anaheim Blvd.

Anaheim, CA (May 13, 2023) –¬†Police in Anaheim were called to the scene of a deadly pedestrian accident on Friday night, May 12th. The crash took place around 8:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of South Anaheim Boulevard.

Officials say that a man and a woman were walking on South Anaheim Boulevard when they were hit by a vehicle. Both victims were critically hurt. Paramedics responded and transported the injured pedestrians to a local hospital, where they ultimately succumbed to their injuries. Their identities were not immediately released.

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and spoke with authorities. At this time, police have ruled out alcohol impairment as a factor in the collision. There were no additional injuries reported. The driver of the vehicle was not identified.

Motorists were advised to avoid the area as the road was closed for several hours following the crash. An investigation remains ongoing at this time. There is no word on whether any charges will be filed.

No further information is available.

We would like to offer our condolences to the families who were affected by this fatal pedestrian crash in Anaheim.

Pedestrian Accidents in California

A pedestrian accident is often a devastating event for victims and family members. Last year, more than 900 people were killed in California pedestrian crashes. This number is very significant as it represents approximately 25% of all traffic-related fatalities in our state. Pedestrians are disproportionately affected by injury crashes. It is estimated that about 80% of all pedestrian accidents will result in injuries, and many of the injuries will be catastrophic in nature.

Each pedestrian accident must be closely investigated in order to determine its cause. Many pedestrian crashes occur due to driver negligence, such as failing to yield the right of way, distraction, impairment, speeding, and more. When a driver is at fault for the crash, the innocent victim may have certain legal rights. Protecting your rights is important when your life has been altered due to a pedestrian accident in California.

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