Cindy Estrada Rialto: Cindy Estrada Killed In Rialto Car Accident By Baseline Road and Riverside Avenue
RIALTO, CALIFORNIA (February 22, 2021) – A woman identified as Cindy Estrada has tragically died in a car accident near the intersection of Baseline Road and Riverside Avenue.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 5:45 a.m. on Friday. For reasons that remain under investigation a car struck Cindy Estrada and left her unconscious in the roadway.
Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene of the accident in order to help the woman. Sadly, Cindy Estrada died due to the severity of her injuries.
Liability In Rialto Pedestrian Accidents
Nearly, 36,000 people are killed every year in car accidents. The vast majority of these accidents are due to driver error and completely preventable. According to the Centers For Disease Control, “In 2017, 5,977 pedestrians were killed in traffic crashes in the United States. That’s about one death every 88 minutes. Additionally, an estimated 137,000 pedestrians were treated in emergency departments for nonfatal crash-related injuries in 2017.” There are a number of factor that could contribute to a car accident including:
- Driver fatigue
- Driver distraction
- Drug use
- Inclement weather
The family of any victim that died in a car accident may be able to seek justice through a wrongful death claim. Damages in a civil claim can help cover lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. In order to win a civil claim plaintiffs will have to demonstrate liability. Negligence is simply the failure to use reasonable care to avoid accidents. A wrongful death attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Investigating A Rialto Pedestrian Accident
We at West Coast Trial Lawyers extend our deepest condolences to the family of Cindy Estrada. Any person that may have seen what happened should reach out to police as they continue their investigation. There needs to be some accountability for the sake of all who have lost so much.
Do you need more information about an accident that took place in Rialto? Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to answer any questions that you may have. We are committed to making sure that accident victims are aware of their rights and that those rights are being protected. Whether you just have questions about the law or need more information we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.