On May 3, 2023, Michiko Kay Fagin, a 94-year-old resident of Carmichael, was tragically killed in a pedestrian accident on Fair Oaks Boulevard and Walnut Avenue in Carmichael. The incident involved a 20-year-old woman who was driving a Honda Accord and hit Ms. Fagin.
The Sacramento County Sheriff Coroner confirmed Ms. Fagin’s identity on their website. The accident has left many in the community mourning the loss of a long-time resident.
Pedestrian accidents are unfortunately common, and they can result in severe injuries or even death. In cases like this, the surviving family members may be left with devastating emotional and financial consequences.
As the investigation into this accident continues, it is crucial for the family to seek legal representation. A law firm like Avian Law Group can help families dealing with pedestrian accidents navigate the complexities of a lawsuit.
While nothing can bring back a loved one or erase the trauma of such an event, a successful lawsuit can help the family recover the financial damages they deserve and hold the responsible party accountable for their actions.
It’s essential to remember that these types of accidents can happen to anyone at any time. Pedestrians should always be vigilant when crossing the street, use designated walkways, and avoid crossing the street while distracted.
Drivers should also take extra precautions when driving in areas with higher pedestrian traffic, especially in residential areas and near businesses where foot traffic is more common.
Our thoughts go out to the family and friends of Ms. Fagin during this difficult time. Remember, if you or a loved one is involved in a pedestrian accident, don’t hesitate to contact Avian Law Group to help you navigate the aftermath.