Lateishia Atkinson Fatal Mountain Pass Pedestrian Accident on 15 Freeway near Nipton
Mountain Pass, California (April 20, 2020) – 32-year-old Lateishia Atkinson, of Las Vegas, died after she was struck by an SUV while walking into the southbound no. 2 lane of the 15 Freeway at around 8:22 p.m. on April 17.
As per the California Highway Patrol report, Atkinson was driving her vehicle near Nipton Road when it became disabled on the right shoulder of the freeway prior to the collision.
The unidentified SUV motorist remained at the crash site and cooperated with the investigation.
The Mountain Pass accident remains under investigation.
We offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Lateishia Atkinson. It is extremely difficult to lose a loved one, especially when it happens unexpectedly.
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Arin Khodaverdian, the Managing Partner and CEO of Alpine Law Group, advises surviving family members to “talk to a wrongful death attorney as soon as possible to understand your legal options and take action aimed at securing the maximum compensation.”
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