24-Year-Old Pedestrian Fatally Hit by Vehicle in Sun Valley
SUN VALLEY, CA (July 21, 2020) – A 24-year-old man suffered fatal injuries in a hit-and-run accident on 5 Freeway.
The incident happened at about 10:40 p.m. on Sunday near Lankershim Boulevard.
Officials have not released the name of the victim who died at the scene. They said he was from Anaheim. Details on the identity of the pedestrian will be released after notifying his family.
Meantime, it was not clear how the accident happened. However, the California Highway Patrol said that a red big rig may have struck the man.
Further investigation of the crash is underway. The search for the suspect driver and vehicle continues. Anyone with information may call the CHP Altadena Area office at 626-296-8100.
Our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the victim. May you find solace and comfort in the people who love and support you especially during this trying time.
It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a pedestrian crash. Reach out to the wrongful death lawyers at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, we know what it takes to help you win your case. Our team understands that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of the death of a loved one, but we can help you seek justice and compensation. Call us at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can also reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat if you have any questions. If you are a family member of the victim involved in this accident, we may be able to help you obtain the police report. 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.