Tragedy struck in Union City when a pedestrian accident claimed the life of Arturo Marquez, a 76-year-old man from Hayward.
The incident occurred at the intersection of Dyer Street and San Marco Court and has left the community in shock. These types of accidents are more common than you might think.
According to the California Office of Traffic Safety, there were 893 pedestrian fatalities in California in 2021 alone. This is a sobering reminder that we all need to take extra care when walking or driving on our roads. At Avian Law Group, we understand how devastating pedestrian accidents can be. Not only can they result in serious injury or death, but they can also cause emotional trauma and financial hardship for the victim’s family.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a pedestrian accident, it’s important to speak with an experienced personal injury attorney who can help you navigate the legal system and fight for the compensation you deserve. While we cannot undo tragic accidents like this one, we can work to prevent future incidents from happening.
At Avian Law Group, we urge all drivers to be extra cautious when approaching intersections and to always yield to pedestrians.
We also encourage pedestrians to wear reflective clothing, stay alert, and use designated crosswalks whenever possible.
Our hearts go out to the friends and family of Arturo Marquez during this difficult time. As members of the Union City community, we stand with them in their grief and will continue to work towards safer streets for all residents.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a pedestrian accident, please do not hesitate to reach out to Avian Law Group. Our compassionate and experienced attorneys are here to help you get the justice you deserve.