West Los Angeles, CA (January 14, 2020) – On Sunday evening, January 12th, a fatal pedestrian collision with a motor vehicle was reported on the Interstate 405 Freeway at Venice Boulevard. Officials stated that an unknown type of vehicle struck a person who was walking in the area at around 7:35 p.m.

Authorities accompanied paramedics at the scene in the northbound lanes of the freeway where the victim was hit and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene.

At this time, the identity of the victim is being withheld.

The driver involved was reported to have remained at the scene as police began an investigation into the incident. The investigation is ongoing but no further details concerning the events of the incident have been reported.

We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the victim at this time.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Los Angeles

Statistics show that pedestrian accidents in the state of California account for approximately 11 percent of all accident-related fatalities. Pedestrian accidents in Los Angeles, like anywhere else in the state, are often caused by reckless and negligent drivers.

At The May Firm, our accident attorneys are committed to holding negligent and blatantly criminal drivers accountable for the devastation they cause. If you have lost a loved one in a pedestrian accident because of a reckless, criminal, or otherwise negligent driver, please don’t hesitate to leave us a message or call (844) 629-3476 for a free consultation with one of our knowledgeable attorneys today.

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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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