Sunday was a sad day for Pasco, Washington according to the local news. Articles state that a pedestrian from Pasco was walking on the highway when two different cars struck him before being pronounced dead by the Washington State Patrol.
The drivers, a 19-year-old man and a 31-year-old man allegedly stayed at the scene of the accident assisting the WSP.
According to the Patrol, the man was in the right lane of the highway after being dropped off by a friend. What made the man want to change directions and walk eastbound on SR 240 is still unknown. The causes behind he crash are also obscure.
The two drivers responsible for hitting and then sadly killing the man are being allegedly investigated.
According to the official reports, it is not yet clear how the accident came to be but I, a Tacoma personal injury attorney have faith that the authorities will discover the true causes behind this pedestrian-related accident.
The thoughts and hearts of personal injury lawyers in Washington are with the close friends and family of this 23-year-old man who tragically lost his life in a completely preventable accident.
We’re certain that his family will have the strength to live through this difficult phase of their lives.