LODI, CALIFORNIA (February 2, 2017) – A pedestrian was struck and killed after being hit by several cars on the 5 Freeway near Highway 12 on Thursday evening, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 7:02 pm at the intersection of the northbound 5 Freeway near Highway 12. A pedestrian was struck by multiple cars on the 5 Freeway, possibly the driver of a 2006 Dodge Caravan found on the southbound side of the Freeway.
The pedestrian was tragically declared dead at the scene by responding paramedics. The accident remains under investigation, and it is unknown what vehicle struck the pedestrian initially at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
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 Stockton, Los Angeles, Sacramento, 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.