SALINAS, CALIFORNIA (December 24, 2016) – A pedestrian was killed after a fatal accident at the intersection of Highway 101 and Boronda Road on Saturday, according to several local news sources. (map)
The accident happened around 10:30 am at the intersection of Highway 101 and Boronda Road. A pedestrian was found lying in the road, with the responsible vehicle nowhere in sight.
Tragically, the pedestrian was pronounced dead as a result of their injuries. At this time authorities are unsure if the pedestrian was on the freeway at the time of the accident, or fell off of the nearby overpass before being struck. The investigation 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 Salinas, 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.