There are reports of a fatal pedestrian accident in Vaughan, Ontario at Dufferin Hill Drive and Forest Run Boulevard. Sadly, a man in his 70's was the victim of this fatal pedestrian accident in Vaughan.
Iacobelli personal injury law firm offers sincere condolences and support to the family and friends of the man who was tragically killed in this Vaughan pedestrian accident.
This Vaughan accident is also significant because it is the second fatal pedestrian accident in the area this month.
Drivers of motor vehicles owe a duty of care to pedestrians. Often, when a pedestrian is struck by a car or other motor vehicle in Ontario, there is a presumption of negligence against the driver of the motor vehicle. In fatal pedestrian accidents, the immediate family members may be able to advance a wrongful death claim.
If you have lost a loved as a result of a pedestrian accident in Ontario, speak with a personal injury lawyer to learn about your rights. Contact Iacobelli Law Firm for a free consultation with a pedestrian accident lawyer at 416-900-1070 or 1-866-234-6093 or by completing our contact form here.
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Andrew Iacobelli is an Ontario lawyer that restricts his practice to representing personal injury victims and their families. Andrew is the founder of Iacobelli Law Firm.