MOJAVE, CALIFORNIA (January 30, 2017) – Two pedestrians were struck by a car on Highway 14 near a Motel 6 in Mojave, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 7:06 pm on Highway 14 near a Motel 6. Two pedestrians who remain unidentified were struck by a car on Highway 14, in the northbound lanes.
Responding emergency medical personnel responded to the scene and confirmed at least one of the pedestrians had been killed, and it is unknown whether the second pedestrian was killed as well. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“According to experts drivers are responsible the majority of the time for pedestrian accidents. These collisions occur when drivers are careless and fail to yield in a crosswalk or when they turn right on a red light without looking out for a pedestrian,” said the attorneys from West Alliance Injury Lawyers, a California pedestrian accident and personal injury law firm.
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. With offices available in Mojave, San Jose, Los Angeles, and throughout California, West Alliance Injury Lawyers strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 864-6664. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.