SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (January 11, 2017) – Jeanie Yee has been identified as the woman killed in a tragic accident on Wednesday, January 11th, on Union Street and Buchanan Street, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 12:15 pm at the intersection of Union Street and Buchanan Street. 76 year old Jeanie Yee was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk when she was struck by a pickup truck towing a trailer.
Jeanie Yee was rushed to a local hospital by responding medical personnel with serious injuries, and she tragically was pronounced dead later that day. The investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability. Initial reports indicate the driver that struck Yee remained at the scene and is cooperating with authorities.
“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 San Francisco, San Diego, Los Angeles, 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.