7-Year-Old Boy Pronounced Dead after Pedestrian Crash on 7th Street

SANTA ANA, CA (September 7, 2022) – Sunday evening, a 7-year-old boy was fatally struck in a pedestrian accident on Rosita Street.

The incident occurred around 8:50 p.m., just north of 7th Street.

Per reports, the driver of a passing vehicle struck the child at the intersection. Responding officers located the child in the roadway with serious injuries.

Eventually, paramedics transported the 7-year-old boy to a local hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries. Although, his name has not yet been released pending notification of next of kin.

Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties.

Meanwhile, the involved driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. Those with further information regarding the Rosita Street pedestrian accident are encouraged to contact the investigators at 714-245-8216.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased young boy. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the days ahead.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident. Reach out to the wrongful death attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of a death of a loved one, but they can help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. Click here to request a police report.

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