The news of fatal hit-and-run accidents is always heartbreaking. On April 28, 2023, a pedestrian was fatally injured in a hit-and-run accident on Hubbard Street in Sylmar. The driver, Mary Inez Mercado, 21, was arrested on suspicion of hit-and-run.
It’s reported that the 21-year-old driver was immediately taken into custody and is being held in lieu of $50,000 bail. It’s not clear yet what led to the accident or why Mercado fled the scene.
Unfortunately, hit-and-run accidents are quite common in California, with Sylmar being no exception. If you or someone you know has been involved in a hit-and-run accident in California, it’s crucial to seek legal help immediately.
Avian Law Group is a team of experienced attorneys who specialize in personal injury cases, including hit-and-run accidents. The attorneys at Avian Law Group understand that the consequences of a hit-and-run accident can be overwhelming and that the recovery process can be challenging.
Avian Law Group is dedicated to helping victims of hit-and-run accidents get the compensation they deserve. Their attorneys work tirelessly to investigate every angle of the case to ensure that the at-fault driver is held accountable, even if they fled the scene.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a hit-and-run accident, don’t hesitate to contact Avian Law Group. The attorneys at Avian Law Group offer a free consultation to discuss your case and answer any questions you may have. They will fight hard to ensure that you receive the compensation you need to move forward with your life.