January 25, 2023

Los Angeles, CA – 28-Year-Old Man Struck, Killed on 5 Fwy.

Los Angeles, CA - 28-Year-Old Man Struck, Killed on 5 Fwy.

Los Angeles, CA (January 25, 2023) – A 28-year-old man from Moorpark was killed when he was struck by a car in Los Angeles on Wednesday, January 25th. The accident happened around 4:00 a.m. on the 5 Freeway near downtown.

According to a report from the California Highway Patrol, the man was walking near the roadways when he was hit by a car. The crash occurred in the southbound lanes of the Freeway near the Cesar Chavez Avenue exit ramp. The victim was thrown several feet following the initial impact. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The man’s identity has not been released at this time. There were no other injuries reported in the accident. The driver of the car has not been identified.

Police are still investigating at this time. There is no further information available.

We would like to offer our thoughts and condolences to the victim’s family following this fatal pedestrian accident in Los Angeles.

Pedestrian Accidents in Los Angeles

California has one of the highest per capita national rates of fatal pedestrian accidents. Since 2018, nearly 900 pedestrians have lost their lives in crashes that took place across our state. Pedestrian collisions can take place in a variety of different ways, including driver negligence. Each pedestrian accident must be carefully investigated by authorities in order to determine the cause and how the accident took place. In cases of driver error, victims and their family members may have important and valuable legal rights.

If you or a family member have suffered the effects of a Los Angeles pedestrian crash, you should speak with an attorney as soon as possible. A pedestrian accident in Los Angeles County can have far-reaching effects that can impact every area of your family. In the worst cases, you may have experienced the sudden and tragic loss of a loved one in a collision. In order to properly evaluate your claim, it is important to have a full understanding of your legal rights and options.

Here at Madison Law Group, our skilled and experienced Newark pedestrian accident attorneys are here to help during your time of need. We focus our practice on assisting injured victims so we know what to do in your specific situation. During this time, your focus should be on healing and moving forward. We will make sure that you are legally protected and that you receive the compensation that you need and deserve.

Our firm is standing by to provide assistance to you at any time. We always offer a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. During the consultation, we will inform you of your rights so that you can make an educated decision regarding your future. If we decide to take your case, we will do so on a contingency fee basis so that there is no obligation to you until we obtain a recovery on your behalf. To speak with a Los Angeles pedestrian accident lawyer, please contact us at the link on our website or give us a call at (310) 201-7676.

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