Man Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Highway 18
APPLE VALLEY, CA (July 27, 2021) — A man died in a pedestrian accident on Highway 18 near Corwin Road Saturday night.
According to officials, the deadly crash happened around 10:44 p.m. For unknown reasons, a 2016 Kia Forte, whose driver tried to swerve, struck a pedestrian in the westbound lanes of the highway.
As a result, the victim suffered major injuries and died from his injuries. Authorities will release his name once his family has been notified.
Shortly after the crash, the 30-year-old woman driving the Kia contacted 911 immediately. Soon after, paramedics and authorities arrived and treated her at the scene for minor injuries.
At this time, the Apple Valley investigation team needs witnesses’ help in determining the cause of this accident. Therefore, if anyone has more information, please contact the Apple Valley station at 760-240-7400.
We would like to send our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the victim.
The Law Offices of Daniel Kim will work diligently to ensure you receive full repayment from the reckless party. To schedule a consultation, call (800) 895-7199. We are determined to win you full and fair compensation. Our goal is to confirm that the at-fault party is held accountable for his or her actions. Once we complete a thorough investigation of the pedestrian accident, you can expect rewarding results from our efforts. If you need a copy of the police report from the accident, we can get that for you, as well.