Hesperia, CA – Jaime Munguia Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Main St. at Pyrite Ave.

Hesperia, CA – Jaime Munguia Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Main St. at Pyrite Ave.

by | Feb 27, 2024 | Accident News |

Hesperia, CA (February 27, 2024) – A 34-year-old Palm Springs man was killed in a pedestrian accident that took place over the weekend in Hesperia. The crash happened around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 24th.

Police were called to the intersection of Main Street and Pyrite Avenue in reference to the accident. According to a report from the scene, 34-year-old Jaime Munguia, of Palm Springs, was hit by a vehicle on Main Street. Emergency officials arrived and pronounced Munguia dead at the crash scene. There is no information on exactly how the accident took place and no description was provided on the vehicle or the driver involved in the incident. The road was partially blocked while authorities investigated and the scene was cleared. No word was given on whether any charges will be filed. An investigation remains ongoing. No additional details are available at this time.

We would like to offer our most sincere condolences to the family of Jaime Munguia following this deadly pedestrian crash in Hesperia.

Pedestrian Accidents in California  Hesperia, CA - Jaime Munguia Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Main St. at Pyrite Ave.

Pedestrians are extremely vulnerable to death or serious injuries when they are hit by vehicles. According to statewide traffic statistics, more than 8,500 pedestrians are injured on California’s roadways each year and more than 80% of all pedestrian collisions in our state will result in injuries. Pedestrians are most likely to be involved in crashes at intersections and in poorly-lit areas at night and in the early morning hours.

The cause of each pedestrian accident in California must be carefully investigated in order to determine who should be held responsible. Often, the pedestrian was an innocent victim who was injured when they were hit by a negligent driver. In this scenario, the injured victim or their family members may have certain valuable legal rights.

Under California law, crash victims who have been injured should speak with an attorney as soon as possible as they could be entitled to compensation. The type and nature of compensation must be determined after consulting with an experienced lawyer. Here at the The Mason Law Firm, we work hard each day in order to ensure that our clients rights are fully protected.

Our firm is standing by now to take your call. We offer free initial consultations for all potential clients and there is no obligation until we have obtained a recovery for you. To speak with a pedestrian accident attorney in Hesperia, please give us a call any time at 661-270-5677.



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