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:
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.