- July 24, 2022
- Barnes Admin
Hayward, CA – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a sedan on Saturday, July 23, 2022. The crash happened around 9:30 p.m. at the intersection of Tennyson Road and Dickens Avenue.
According to the Hayward Police Department, the pedestrian, a 45-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the sedan was not injured in the collision.
Unfortunately, over 6,000 pedestrians were killed in accidents last year. In this horrible accident, the family of the victim should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:
- Vehicle blind spots
- Driving records
- Driver accident history
- Police accident report
- Any testing of driver for drugs or alcohol
- Any history of driver with drugs and alcohol
- Phone and texting records of the driver
- All eyewitness accounts of the accident
- Evaluation if crosswalks are located and striped per code
- Video from church or apartment building on this corner
Pedestrian Accident Attorneys
As one of America’s largest injury law firms, The Barnes Firm, has helped many clients injured in pedestrian accidents and have found some common causes include:
- Distracted Driving
- Failure to yield right of way
- Aggressive driving
- Inexperienced driving
- Alcohol or drug involvement
- Backing up unsafely
Our trusted and experienced pedestrian accident attorneys have helped thousands of people injured in pedestrian accidents get the best result possible. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way.
Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.