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Sacramento Crash Kills One, Injures Two Others

Sacramento, CA – An accident between two vehicles and three pedestrians occurred on Saturday, July 23, 2022, around 3 p.m. The accident occurred near Stockton Boulevard and McMahon Drive. 

According to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office, a sedan was attempting to make a left turn onto McMahon Drive when a Toyota Rav4 ran a red light and collided with the sedan at a high rate of speed. The crash caused the sedan to hit three pedestrians walking on the sidewalk. One pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. The other two pedestrians and the driver of the sedan were injured and taken to the hospital.  

Pedestrian Accidents 

Irresponsible drivers cause thousands of pedestrian accidents every year. In this devastating accident, the victims should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding this collision. This includes reviewing:   

  • Driving records   
  • Driver accident history   
  • Police accident report  
  • Timing of traffic signals 
  • Inspection of intersection    
  • Accident history at intersection    
  • All eyewitness accounts of the accident    
  • Any testing of driver for drugs or alcohol 
  • Any history of driver with drugs or alcohol 
  • Video from auto shop, restaurants, or stores 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   
  • Speeding  
  • Aggressive driving   
  • Inexperienced driving   
  • Fatigue   
  • 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.   

 

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