The following are some of the most common causes of pedestrian accidents that a Virginia accident attorney handles:

  • A motorist driving too fast for road conditions
  • Distracted driving
  • Driving under the influence
  • Failure to stop at an intersection
  • Ignoring crosswalks or other pedestrian right of way areas
  • Illegal U-turn
  • Losing control of the vehicle
  • New or inexperienced driver
  • Not watching out for pedestrians in parking lots