- April 12, 2022
- Barnes Admin
Los Angeles, CA – A pedestrian was struck and killed on 405 Freeway around 10:30 p.m. on Monday April 11, 2022. According to California Highway Patrol (CHP), the crash closed the southbound side of the 405 Freeway near Santa Monica Blvd. A major investigation is underway by CHP.
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
- Recent maintenance history
- Driver accident history
- Any video evidence of the crash
- 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
It is important to evaluate all vehicles and debris involved in any truck accident to help determine causation and speed.
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.
Location of Crash – 405 Freeway near Santa Monica Blvd