PITTSBURG, CALIFORNIA (December 27, 2016) – A female pedestrian was killed on Tuesday after she was struck by a truck on Stone Harbor Drive, according to local news sources. (map)
The female pedestrian was crossing Stone Harbor Drive near Galway Drive when she was struck by a truck heading eastbound on Stone Harbor Drive. The pedestrian was dragged a short ways after the accident by the truck.
The pedestrian was rushed to a nearby hospital, where she sadly succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead. The driver that struck the pedestrian remained at the scene and cooperated with local officials as their investigation continues.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney 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 Pittsburg, Los Angeles, San Diego, 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.