On Monday, December 7, 2015, a pedestrian was killed in a car accident, in Tulare County. The vehicle crash happened just south of Visalia, at around 6:00 PM.
Lucila Mendez, 45, was driving a 2008 Toyota Corolla at 55 mph, on Road 140/Lovers Lane. At that time, a 41 year old Lindsay woman walked out of an orchard and tried to cross Road 140, south of Avenue 272.
The Toyota was unable to avoid the pedestrian, and she was hit. Authorities pronounced her dead at the scene of the collision.
Mendez and her two passengers were unharmed in the incident.
The police report of this accident will be probably be ready in a week or two. If you would like us to start investigating this accident–please call. We can come to you. Contact us on the web, or give me a call at 559-713-0159. Attorney John Rozier of Visalia.