Lester Charles Harris has been identified by authorities as the victim in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident that occurred October 5 during the evening hours. The 53 year-old Oakland resident was crossing 73rd Avenue when he reportedly fell and stumbled into lanes of traffic. According to witnesses, the man was struck by a Ford Thunderbird which continued travelling without a stop. The incident is being investigated and more witnesses are being sought.

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 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.