HOLLISTER, CALIFORNIA (March 15, 2017) – A pedestrian was struck by a big rig and killed on John Smith Road on Thursday morning, according to a California Highway Patrol report. (map)
The accident happened around 8:15 a.m. in the 2600 block of John Smith Road, on private property. A big rig reportedly struck a pedestrian for an unknown reason.
The pedestrian was reportedly killed in the accident. An investigation is ongoing into the accident to determine cause and liability in this tragic collision.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Hollister, Gilroy, San Jose, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.