31-Year-Old Pedestrian Killed In Oxnard Hit-And-Run By Mariposa Street In An Alleyway
OXNARD, CALIFORNIA (December 21, 2020) – A 31-year-old pedestrian was tragically killed in a hit-and-run accident on Mariposa Way in an alley.
Oxnard police rushed to the scene of the accident in order to help the victim. Despite life-saving efforts the victim later died due to her injuries.
The driver that hit the pedestrian took off after the collision. Police are continuing to search for the hit-and-run driver.
Liability In Hit-And-Run Accidents
Every driver is obligated to stay at the scene of the accident that results in bodily injury or death. According to California Vehicle Code 20001, “The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to a person, other than himself or herself, or in the death of a person shall immediately stop the vehicle at the scene of the accident and shall fulfill the requirements of Sections 20003 and 20004.” A wrongful death attorney can examine all of the facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are.
Investigating A Hit-And-Run Car Accident
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