A pedestrian was killed last night when he was struck by the vehicle of a teenage driver on State Road 7 in Ft. Lauderdale, according to the Sun-Sentinel online. Based on information from the Broward Sheriff’s Office, the Sentinel reported that 45-year-old Fort Lauderdale resident Erbacio Mayorga was killed after the teen’s 2004 Chevy Blazer collided with him as he was crossing the roadway around 9:00 p.m. Although Mayorga was taken to Broward General Medical Center for treatment, he died soon after his arrival at the hospital.

After representing families who have lost loved ones in fatal car accidents in the Ft. Lauderdale area, David Benenfeld is familiar with the indescribable pain and suffering experienced following a fatal accident, and he and his firm express their deepest condolences to the victim’s family in this incident. If you have experienced a similar loss or have questions regarding wrongful death, serious car accidents, pedestrian accidents, your rights, or how to proceed, feel free to call us at Injury Law Service. Experienced Ft. Lauderdale wrongful death attorney David Benenfeld will answer your questions for free with professionalism and compassion.