Pedestrian Accident Kills Elk Grove Woman

Pedestrian Accident Kills Elk Grove Woman

I’m Ed Smith, an Elk Grove auto accident attorney. We have learned that a woman from Elk Grove was the victim tragically killed in a pedestrian accident on Saturday, October 1, 2016 in Fairfield, California.

What Happened?

According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), an Elk Grove woman was fatally wounded by a vehicle while walking along the freeway in Fairfield on Saturday evening. The crash took place at around 9:45 p.m. near Green Valley Road along westbound Interstate 80.

According to the CHP, the 32-year-old woman walked into the path of traffic for reasons that are unclear. Sadly, she was struck and killed by a Toyota Highlander. Authorities said she was pronounced deceased at the scene of the accident.

Was Anyone Else Injured?

No. The driver who struck the woman was not injured as a result of the crash.

Victim’s Vehicle Had Hazard Lights On

Officers located the victim’s vehicle in close proximity to the accident scene. The vehicle had its hazard lights on.

Pedestrian Accidents

It is important in pedestrian accidents where the victim has died to have an independent investigation performed by a qualified pedestrian accident attorney. An experienced attorney will use creative investigation strategies to determine the exact cause of the accident. He or she will investigate to see if the motorist who hit the pedestrian was negligent in any way.

Elk Grove Pedestrian Accident and Personal Injury Attorney

I’m Ed Smith, an Elk Grove auto accident attorney. If you or a loved one has been seriously injured or killed in a pedestrian accident, please call me at (916) 694-0002 or (800) 404-5400 for free and friendly advice.

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