Pedestrian Killed In Three-Vehicle Crash, Police Say
A pedestrian died after being struck by three vehicles in Boynton Beach, police said.
Officers responded to the crash that happened at the intersection of SE 3rd Avenue and SW 1st Street, according to the Boynton Beach Police Department.
There, police found a 58-year-old man of Boynton Beach. He was transported to a Regional Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead few minutes after arrival. Witnesses reported that the pedestrian was struck by three vehicles. The first two left the scene, and the driver of the third stopped and is cooperating in the investigation, they said.
An eyewitness said that one of the cars that struck the pedestrian was a white four-door sedan.
No charges are expected against the third driver, according to police. In a police report, the third vehicle was identified as a 1998 Chevrolet S-10 pickup that was headed east on SE 3rd Avenue.
Police noted that heavy rain was falling at the time of the crash. Investigations are ongoing to ascertain if alcohol or drug was a factor in the crash.
Accident attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this unfortunate crash. “This is a serious accident involving three vehicles, which ultimately, resulted in the death of a pedestrian. We wish the victim a speedy recovery and hope the investigators can quickly determine what caused the accident. Please be careful and obey the speed limits whenever you are driving a motorcycle, car, SUV or truck. We hope that all parties involved consult with an experienced trial lawyer. If you have been injured in an accident, call my office for a free consultation and find out what your rights are.”
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