Riverside, CA (October 11, 2021) – Primitivo Martinez, 69, was killed after being hit by a tow truck on Box Springs Road, near Clark Street in Riverside County.
The collision was reported around 07:30 a.m. Riverside County Sheriff’s Department and paramedics responded to the scene shortly thereafter. Martinez had been crossing Box Springs Road when the tow truck turned left to travel eastbound, where he collided with the pedestrian.
Police and first responders found Martinez and he was transported to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The driver claimed that he could not see Martinez because of the bright sunlight.
At this time, drugs or alcohol are not suspected as factors in the deadly crash.
Pending the investigation results, the family of Primitivo Martinez may have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit. While we know that nothing can alleviate the ongoing pain after the death of a loved one, it is important to have a strong team of experienced attorneys handling your case. We are here to help you seek the justice you rightfully deserve. Call our offices today at 888-960-0480 for a free consultation. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help you.