“Fatal Pedestrian Collision”
UPPER LAKE, CALIFORNIA (February 17, 2017) – A pedestrian was killed early Friday morning after they were struck by a car on Highway 20 near Robinson Ranceria Casino, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 12:12 a.m., when a pedestrian was struck by a pickup truck, believed to be a Toyota Tundra. The pedestrian was found lying in the eastbound lanes by responding authorities. It is unknown if the pickup truck that struck the pedestrian remained at the scene or not.
The accident remains under active investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys 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 Upper Lake, Los Angeles, San Jose, 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.