Two Hurt in Pedestrian Collision near Camino Real Elementary

JURUPA VALLEY, CA (February 24, 2022) – Thursday afternoon, an auto-pedestrian accident on Camino Real left a man and a child injured.

The incident happened around 3:00 p.m. in the 4600 block of Camino Real, near Camino Real Elementary.

According to California Highway Patrol officers, an unidentified sedan driver veered off into a grassy area for reasons unknown. There, the driver struck the man and the child.

Responding medics arrived and took the man to a nearby hospital with moderate injuries. Meanwhile, the child only suffered minor pain and declined any treatment.

Meanwhile, the driver stayed and cooperated with investigators, who do not believe that drugs or alcohol played a role. At this time, investigators are unsure as to what caused the driver to veer off the road.

However, an active investigation remains ongoing. Once available, further details will be provided.

When behind the wheel, it is important to pay attention to the road. Look out for pedestrians at all times and stay alert to your surroundings. As a pedestrian, make sure to cross the street at designated crosswalks or intersections.

If you or a loved one has suffered injuries in a pedestrian crash, talk to the pedestrian accident attorneys at Sweet James as soon as possible. With over 20 years in the field, they know what it takes to protect your legal rights. Throughout the years, their team has helped countless people fight for the compensation they deserve. Call their offices today at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. Need help after hours? You can also reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. If you are a family member of any of the victims involved in this accident, they may be able to help you obtain the police report. Click here to request a police report.

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