Carmen Palacios Killed in Pedestrian Accident

February 3, 2023

34-Year-Old Woman Hit & Killed in Fontana 

A female pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle in Fontana on January 30th. 

According to news reports, Carmen Palacios, 34, was hit by a Toyota Solara just minutes after 1 in the morning. 

The woman was outside of a marked crosswalk when the incident occurred. 

Unfortunately, she died at the scene despite life-saving measures. 

Liability remains under investigation. 

California has the highest pedestrian fatality rate which is 25% higher than the national average. 

Due to the vulnerability that pedestrians face on the road, it is important that they take the proper precaution. Below are some tips: 

  • Avoid distractions (headphones, use of cell phone)
  • Be aware of your surroundings 
  • Adhere to all traffic laws & signals 
  • Always use the crosswalk 

If you or a loved one has fallen victim to a pedestrian crash, contact Avian Law Group today. You can reach our firm at (888) 231-3513.

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