Joshua Thompson ID’d in Fatal Accident

March 23, 2023

32-Year-Old Man Killed in Rialto Pedestrian Crash

The man who died in a Rialto pedestrian accident on March 11th has bene identified as Joshua Thompson, 32, of Fontana.

It was around 6:30 in the evening when the incident occurred on Riverside Avenue that Saturday.

A vehicle struck Thompson, causing major injuries. He was rushed to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center where he sadly died at 7:44 p.m. that same day.

The accident 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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