PIXLEY, CALIFORNIA (January 19, 2017) – A fatal accident occurred on Thursday evening, at approximately 6 p.m., on Road 128 and Avenue 80. (map)
The collision occurred between a black go-kart driven by 44-year-old Sandra Walker, who was traveling south on Road 128 and a 2006 Chevrolet pickup truck, driven by 23-year-old Robert Nez. Nez turned southbound on to Road 128, approaching the go-kart from behind and struck the go-kart. The collision ejected Walker from the go-kart and she was later pronounced dead at the scene.
California Highway Patrol is currently investigating the accident.
“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 Sacramento, Newport Beach, 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.