EL PASO, Texas (July 8, 2019) – Authorities have identified Carlos Alfonso Martinez, 58, as the victim that sadly died in a pedestrian accident on Yarbrough Drive on Saturday, July 6th.
According to officials, Alfonso Martinez was hit by a 2008 Kia Optima at about 9:08 p.m. Saturday as he was crossing the 900 block of Yarbrough Drive.
Paramedics arrived to the scene and transported Alfonso Martinez to Del Sol Hospital, where he later sadly died.
The Special Traffic Investigations unit is still working on the case. Once the investigation has been completed, an official report will be available.
Fatal Pedestrian Accident Investigation and Liability
While authorities have not disclosed which party will ultimately be held at fault for this incident, the family of Carlos Alfonso Martinez may have the right to pursue a wrongful death claim pending the results. Family members of wrongful death victims not held responsible for an accident are entitled to compensation for the loss of love and companionship.
El Paso Wrongful Death Accident Lawyer
If you have lost a loved one as a result of a pedestrian accident and are looking for guidance, contact the attorneys at Bond Sanchez-Gordon for legal guidance and counseling at 866-513-0048.