Avian Law Group is saddened to hear about the fatal hit-and-run accident that occurred in Palmdale on May 11th, 2023. Jose Marco Gonzalez-Olivares, a 31-year-old pedestrian, was struck at the intersection of 20th Street and Avenue N in Palmdale. Reports from the California Highway Patrol indicate that the driver fled the scene after the incident.
We at Avian Law Group would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Mr. Gonzalez-Olivares during this difficult time. Losing a loved one due to the negligence of another person is always a tragic and devastating experience.
This incident serves as a reminder of the importance of staying vigilant when driving or walking on the streets. It is crucial for drivers to be aware of their surroundings and adhere to traffic laws, including stopping at designated pedestrian crossings. Likewise, pedestrians should exercise caution when crossing the street and only do so at crosswalks or intersections.
Hit-and-run accidents, like the one that occurred in Palmdale, are particularly heinous, as the victims and their families are often left to deal with physical, emotional, and financial damages. It is important to hold hit-and-run drivers accountable for their actions, as leaving the scene of an accident is a serious crime that can result in severe legal consequences.
At Avian Law Group, we understand the difficulties that arise after a tragic accident like this one. Our team of experienced personal injury attorneys is dedicated to helping victims and their families seek justice and compensation for their losses. If you or a loved one has been involved in a hit-and-run accident or any other type of personal injury incident, please do not hesitate to contact us for a free consultation. We are here to help in any way we can.