“Pedestrian Hit by Car”
PITTSBURG, CALIFORNIA (December 28, 2016) – A pedestrian was hit by a car and killed on Willow Pass Road on Wednesday morning, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 6:45 am in the 700 block of Willow Pass Road. A pedestrian was walking across the eastbound sidewalk when he was struck by a car attempting to turn into a driveway .
The pedestrian was rushed to a nearby hospital, but sadly succumbed to their injuries and was pronounced dead. This was the second pedestrian fatality in Pittsburg within 24 hours. The investigation into the accident is ongoing.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said an attorney 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 Pittsburg, 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.