Male Pedestrian Struck and Hurt in Collision on Van Buren Boulevard

JURUPA VALLEY, CA (February 11, 2022) – A man sustained injuries after a pedestrian accident on Limonite Avenue, Thursday afternoon.

The crash happened near the intersection of Limonite Avenue and Van Buren Boulevard around 12:40 p.m. Crews responded to the scene shortly after.

According to authorities the man was blocking the traffic and refusing to move out of the road. There, the driver of a white 2007 Ford F350 halted to avoid hitting the man.

For reasons unknown, arguments started to arise between two men before the vehicle driver struck the male pedestrian, and drove away.

Upon impact, the male pedestrian sustained minor injuries. Although, authorities have not yet released his identity.

At this time, it is still currently unclear what caused the collision. The investigation into the crash on Limonite Avenue remains underway.

Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, it is important to follow all traffic laws and be cautious of the conditions of the road. If you’re behind the wheel, avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians at all times. If you’re a pedestrian, cross the streets at designated crosswalks or intersections. When walking alongside a road, remain on the sidewalk wherever possible. If there is no sidewalk, walk on the shoulder and face oncoming traffic.

After an accident, your main focus should be on your health. At Sweet James, they help accident victims heal by pursuing their cases from beginning to end. With them, the only thing you have to focus on is getting back on your feet, they take care of the rest. If you or someone you love has been injured in a pedestrian accident, call their office today at (800) 975-3435 for a free case evaluation. One of their experienced legal professionals will assist you. They are also available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer any of your questions through email, text message, or online chat. Click here to request a police report.

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