Sacramento County, CA: Fatal Pedestrian Collision in Citrus Heights
Sacramento County, California (March 29, 2018): A pedestrian was killed in a fatal collision with a truck at a Citrus Heights intersection late yesterday afternoon, Wednesday, March 28, 2018. The victim has not yet been identified and only limited information has been made available to the public while the incident remains under an active investigation by authorities.
Officials believe the accident happened around 4:30 p.m. when a truck making a left turn struck a woman in the crosswalk at the intersection of Greenback Lane and Auburn Boulevard in Citrus Heights. The woman was reportedly pronounced dead by emergency response officials at the scene. The truck driver remained on the scene and is believed to be cooperating with authorities. Investigators are still gathering information and no further details have been provided.
The Los Angeles Injury Group would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and loved ones of the deceased. We are truly sorry for your devastating loss and the thoughts and prayers of all of us here are with you during this difficult time. Recovering from the sudden and tragic loss of a loved one can seem impossible. It is important for victims to know that they may be entitled to relief under the civil liability laws in their state.
If someone you love has been killed as a result of a collision with a motor vehicle, California law may give you the right to recover monetary compensation for your pain, loss, and expenses. The lawyers at the Los Angeles Injury Group are dedicated to the pursuit of justice for our clients. Call us at 310-954-7248 and schedule a free consultation with one of our trusted and experienced motor vehicle crash attorneys today.