Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Big Rig on 405 Freeway near Victory Boulevard
VAN NUYS, CA (July 8, 2020) – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a big rig on 405 Freeway in Van Nuys on Tuesday, July 7.
According to California Highway Patrol Officer Elizabeth Kravig, the crash happened at about 3:45 p.m. on the southbound 405 near Victory Boulevard.
Kravig said there was no immediate word on why the male pedestrian was on the freeway.
The identity of the male victim was not immediately available pending notification of loved ones.
There were no reports if impairment contributed to the crash. Officials closed the three southbound lanes at Sherman Way, the CHP said.
We would like to express our deepest thoughts and condolences to the family and friends of the victim.
Acquiring distinguished legal support is just a call away. Sweet James helps victims of negligence face their personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits. We understand what you are going through, and our team is here to ensure the protection of your legal rights. We have the experience and the resources to win your case. Call us today at (800) 975-3435 for a free, no-obligation consultation at a location nearest you. You can contact us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by email, online chat, and text message. We know what it takes to win your lawsuit. Our team is here for you and your family during this difficult time in your lives. You are not alone, let us guide you through the next steps. Click here to request a police report.
Free Police Report
If you or your family are involved or affected by this accident and would like the official Police Report of this incident, Sweet James may be able to help.
Providing Legal Commentary On Radio Stations Across The Country
Sweet James is a trusted legal expert who serves as a regular guest on major radio stations across the country, providing legal commentary on trending cases.