Tulare, CA – Deadly Pedestrian Crash Reported on Highway 99

Tulare, CA (January 19, 2020) – A deadly pedestrian accident occurred in Tulare on Saturday, January 18th at around 2:00 a.m. on Highway 99 near the offramp for Avenue 80.

Rescue workers rushed the pedestrian to Kaweah Delta Medical Center where they later died from their injuries. The cause of the crash has not been released at this time. No other injuries were reported. The motorist who struck the pedestrian did stay at the crash scene to assist with the investigation.

Police are still looking into the accident and there is no word on potential charges at this time.

Our condolences go out to the family of the victim in this tragic Tulare pedestrian crash.

Fatal California Pedestrian Accidents

Pedestrian accidents take place multiple times per day in California. Injuries are very common in a pedestrian crash as a pedestrian is extremely vulnerable when they are struck by a vehicle. Deadly crashes involving pedestrians take place about once every two hours in our state. Many fatal pedestrian crashes happen at night or in the early morning hours when visibility is the lowest.

A California pedestrian accident can be a life-changing experience for all who are affected, including the victim and their family members. At The May Firm, we realize the toll that these types of crashes often take on those involved. We are skilled and experienced and will stand up for the legal rights you have after you or a loved one have been injured by a negligent driver.

We are here to take your call at any time. For your free consultation, please give us a call at (844) 629-3476.

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Disclaimer: Our firm is providing this post for general information and to help the public avoid similar situations, but also prepare them should they find themselves a victim. We strive to honor those who have been victims of accidents in the state of California.  Victims should seek assistance from legal or medical professionals and not view this post as any type of legal or medical advice.  The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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