A tragic incident occurred on April 25, 2023, on the eastbound 10 Freeway in Indio, California, when a pedestrian was hit by a car and passed away. The accident was reported around 10:07 p.m. and happened near Jackson Street. Such accidents are not uncommon, unfortunately, and pedestrians are at high risk of being hit by a car or truck on busy roads.
As a leading law firm dedicated to providing legal representation to those injured in such incidents, Avian Law Group offers its condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
Pedestrian accidents are among the deadliest and most devastating types of automobile accidents. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in 2019, there were 6,205 pedestrian fatalities caused by car crashes, representing a 5% increase from the previous year. These numbers are concerning, and as responsible citizens, we have a duty to help prevent such accidents from occurring.
At Avian Law Group, we understand the emotional and physical trauma that pedestrian accident victims and their families endure. We are committed to helping our clients seek the compensation they deserve and holding negligent drivers accountable for their actions. We have a team of experienced attorneys who specialize in handling pedestrian accident cases, and we are dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome for our clients.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a pedestrian accident, please do not hesitate to contact us for a free consultation. Our attorneys will evaluate your case and guide you through the legal process, ensuring that your rights are protected and that you receive fair compensation for your injuries and losses.
In conclusion, we urge all drivers to always watch out for pedestrians on the road, especially when driving on busy highways. Similarly, we advise pedestrians to use designated walkways, crossings, and sidewalks when possible and to remain vigilant while walking near busy roads. By working together, we can help prevent such tragic accidents from occurring in the future.