Pedestrian Airlifted from Hesperia Crash

Pedestrian Airlifted from Hesperia Crash

A pedestrian was airlifted after being seriously injured in Hesperia Monday evening. The pedestrian accident occurred near the intersection of Main Street and Third Avenue around 6:20 p.m.

Pedestrian was not Using Crosswalk

According to police, the pedestrian, identified as Wayne Porter, was struck by a vehicle while crossing Main Street. Witnesses say he was walking outside of the marked crosswalk. A Chevrolet sedan traveling west on Main Street collided with 58-year-old Porter.

When emergency responders arrived, they found in the westbound lanes of Main Street. He was airlifted from the scene and is receiving treatment for major injuries at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center.

Police say the driver was not injured in the accident and is cooperating with the investigation. Anyone with information about the accident can contact the Hesperia Sheriff’s Station at (760) 947-1500.

“Our thoughts are with the pedestrian as he recovers from his injuries. Everyone is busy this holiday season, but please continue to be cautious when crossing roadways,” said Attorney Walter Clark, founder of Walter Clark Legal Group.

Our firm has been handling personal injury cases throughout the California Low Desert and High Desert communities for over 30 years. With a 95% success rate, the California personal injury attorneys at Walter Clark Legal Group will fight to hold those responsible for your loss accountable and win compensation to cover medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If you have been injured in an auto accident and want to discuss your legal options, contact us today at (760) 777-7777 for a free consultation with an experienced personal injury lawyer. We have offices in Indio, Rancho Mirage, Victorville, and Yucca Valley and represent clients through the entire California Low Desert and High Desert communities.

DISCLAIMER: The Walter Clark Legal Group blog is intended for general information purposes only and is not intended as legal or medical advice. References to laws are based on general legal practices and vary by location. Information reported comes from secondary news sources. We do handle these types of cases, but whether or not the individuals and/or loved ones involved in these accidents choose to be represented by a law firm is a personal choice we respect. Should you find any of the information incorrect, we welcome you to contact us with corrections.

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