Pedestrian hit, killed on Foothill Blvd. in San Luis Obispo
The California Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash that happened late Wednesday night in San Luis Obispo.A 42-year-old man was hit and killed by a vehicle at W. Foothill Blvd. and O’Connor Way, CHP says. The collision happened shortly after 10 p.m. The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office had deputies on scene as well. Police say the driver was unable to avoid the man, who was in the middle of the road. Another pedestrian was hit and killed in the same area in February of 2016.
If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s wrongful conduct or negligence in Lompoc, CA, you may have a right to a wrongful death claim against the negligent party. James McKiernan Lawyers encourages anyone who may find him or herself in such a difficult situation to contact an experienced Santa Maria personal injury attorney at 1-800-200-HURT (4878) for a free case evaluation. We only get paid if you get paid. Our offices are conveniently located throughout California.
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I Was Just In An Auto Accident, What Should I Do?
You were just in an auto accident and now you need to know what to do. Unfortunately, many individuals that are involved in an auto accident do not know what to do. Here are some suggestions from the experienced auto accident attorneys at James McKiernan Lawyers:
- Check for obvious injuries and call for emergency medical help, if warranted 911
- Notify law enforcement 911. A police report is a “must-have” document
- A POLICE REPORT as it may be the only proof the accident is not your fault
- Do not make any statements
- Only speak to the police or medical personnel
- Do not allow the other driver to talk you into settling things on your own
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- Take pictures and/or video of everything using a camera or your Smartphone. (vehicles involved, the surrounding areas and any obvious injuries you sustained)
- Gather all pertinent information from the other driver using a camera or your Smartphone take photos of the documents (Driver’s License, insurance policy, license plate, etc)
- Locate any witness before they leave the scene & get their contact info
- Get a recorded statement of witnesses using a voice recording app on your Smartphone
- If you are injured go to the ER immediately
- Do not speculate about your physical condition (in some cases it may take 24-48 hours to feel any pain due to the adrenaline from being in an auto accident)
- Do not, under any circumstances, speak to the other driver’s insurance company
- Don’t talk to anyone about the accident; especially on social media (Do not post accident photos or comments about the accident)
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