Burbank Pedestrian Tragically Killed by Alleged Impaired Driver [Los Angeles, CA]

Los Angeles, CA (July 2, 2024)- Burbank pedestrian tragically killed by an alleged impaired driver, suspect released on bail. A 64-year-old man accused of driving impaired and causing the death of a Burbank pedestrian was released on bail on Monday.

The Burbank Police Department reported that officers responded to an incident at the intersection of Olive Avenue and Glenoaks Boulevard around 4:30 p.m. on Friday, where a woman had been hit by a vehicle.

Upon arrival, police and paramedics found a severely injured female in the alley of the 400 block of East Olive Avenue.

The victim, identified as 76-year-old Anahid Sarkissian of Burbank, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver, Vincent Carnegie of Burbank, was detained at the scene on suspicion of driving under the influence and vehicular manslaughter. He was booked into the Burbank City Jail but released on $100,000 bail. Carnegie is scheduled to appear in court on July 24.

In tragic incidents like these, families are often left grappling with immense emotional pain and financial burdens. The type of compensation at stake for the victims’ families can be substantial and multifaceted. Compensation can cover medical expenses, funeral costs, loss of income, and pain and suffering.

In wrongful death cases, the emotional anguish of losing a loved one is recognized, and the law provides avenues for families to seek justice and financial redress. This compensation is not just about money; it is about holding the responsible parties accountable and ensuring that families have the resources they need to rebuild their lives.

At Text Kevin Attorneys, we understand the profound impact such a tragedy can have on a family. Our experienced team is dedicated to providing compassionate and comprehensive legal support to the victims’ families.

We offer a thorough assessment of each case, ensuring that all potential avenues for compensation are explored. Our team works tirelessly to gather evidence, consult with experts, and build a strong case to secure the maximum compensation possible for our clients.

We pride ourselves on our client-centered approach, ensuring that families feel supported and informed throughout the legal process.

Our attorneys have a deep understanding of the legal complexities surrounding wrongful death and DUI cases, and we use our expertise to advocate fiercely for our client’s rights. We believe in holding negligent drivers accountable and strive to bring a sense of justice and closure to the families we represent.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact Burbank Police Department Traffic Detective Ryan Murphy at 818-238-3103. We encourage witnesses to come forward, as their testimonies can be crucial in securing justice for Anahid Sarkissian and her family.

In addition to legal representation, we provide our clients with access to a network of support services, including grief counseling and financial planning. We understand that the aftermath of such a tragedy can be overwhelming, and we are committed to standing by our clients every step of the way.

Our law firm extends our deepest sympathies to the friends and family of the victims who are mourning the loss of their loved ones.

It’s important to have experienced wrongful death lawyers on your side when losing a loved one in a car accident. Call us at 1-888-965-3827 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by phone, text, and online chat.

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Source: My News LA

The map below shows the intersection of Olive Avenue and Glenoaks Boulevard where the tragic accident happened

Kevin Crockett

Kevin Crockett

Kevin Crockett is an award-winning personal injury lawyer who understands the impact an accident can have on someone’s life. That’s why he aggressively fights for each of his clients.

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