Phoenix, AZ (June 11, 2022) – Authorities have updated the details concerning a man who lost his life on Sunday, June 5 when he was hit by a car in Phoenix. Eddie Fierro, 28, was identified as the victim of a fatal pedestrian crash that happened on 59th Avenue early Sunday morning.
According to information from local reports, the incident occurred on 59th AVenue near McDowell Road after Fierro’s vehicle broke down. He was attempting to push his vehicle out of the road with a Good Samaritan who stopped to help him when they were both struck by a drunk driver.
Fierro was pronounced deceased at the scene. The Good Samaritan sustained injuries, sources said.
The driver, now identified as Daniel Osuna. He fled the scene without stopping to render aid but was later apprehended by police. Police said intoxication is suspected as a cause of the crash.
Authorities continue to investigate the details of the crash.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Eddie Fierro. Our thoughts are with them during this difficult time.
Arizona Pedestrian Accidents
Every month, thousands of people are hurt in car accidents in Arizona. Those who are hurt in car accidents often require immediate and extensive medical care that can land them in the hospital for weeks or months. Being hurt in an auto collision is not easy, and can cause a person major depression or PTSD. Injured crash victims may have to undergo months of therapy before they can get their lives back on track.
When negligent drivers cause other people to sustain injuries due to their careless actions, there may be legal options available to them to help them financially recover. Your best chance to get financial compensation and justice after your wreck is to contact a car accident lawyer in Arizona. A lawyer can help you determine the cost of your damages and help you get the compensation to pay for them.
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There are more than 6 million car wrecks reported throughout the United States per year. Information concerning the main causes of auto accidents in the United States shows that speeding, intoxication, and distraction are the top three most dangerous types of driver negligence today.
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