Carlos Javier Saavedra has been identified by authorities as the victim a hit-and-run pedestrian collision that took that took place in Baldwin Park on November 6.  Mr. Saavedra, a 31-year-old man described as a transient, was at Pacific Avenue near Vineland Avenue when he was struck by a passing vehicle for an unknown reason. Since the driver of the vehicle failed to stop at the scene, an investigation is ongoing to find the driver and witnesses are being sought by the Baldwin Park Police Department.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

When individuals are harmed or killed in traffic accidents and another party is at fault, full compensation is not always granted, despite the circumstances. Skilled legal representation from a car accident attorney is typically a must in these situations. Legal Defenders at the Law Offices of Burg and Brock has helped countless families and individuals obtain the compensation they need to deal with expenses and move on with their lives. To learn more, call us today at (818) 405-9091.