EAST BAY, CALIFORNIA (March 1, 2017) – A 78-year-old woman, identified as Teresita Cerbas, was killed in a tragic pedestrian accident on Willow Pass Road on February 27th, according to a local news source. (map)
Two cars were involved in an accident near Loftus road around 7:00 p.m. Teresita Cerbas, a family member of someone involved in the accident, began walking towards the collision site when she was struck by a car heading westbound on Willow Pass Road near Seasons Road.
Cerbas was tragically pronounced dead at the scene as a result of injuries sustained in the accident. Initial reports indicate alcohol was not a factor in the accident, which remains under investigation.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all the family members and friends of Teresita Cerbas as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys 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 Concord, Stockton, Brentwood, 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.