Santa Cruz County, CA: Fatal Pedestrian Accident in Watsonville
Santa Cruz County, California (March 8, 2018): Police are conducting an ongoing investigation into a deadly pedestrian accident on Harkins Slough Road in Watsonville early Tuesday morning, March 6, 2018. The victim has not yet been identified and only limited information has been made available while the investigation remains active.
Officials believe the collision happened just before 7:00 p.m. when a man was hit by a pickup truck while attempting to cross a street near Ramsay Park. The victim was critically injured in the collision and was flown to a hospital for treatment. Authorities confirm the victim tragically died from his injuries at the hospital. The driver of the pickup truck remained on the scene and has been questioned by investigations. No additional details have been provided at this time.
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 heartbreaking loss and our thoughts are with you in the wake of this tragic accident. The sudden loss of a loved one in a motor vehicle collision can impose significant burdens on survivors that go far beyond the mental and emotional. 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 was tragically killed in a collision with a motor vehicle, California law may give you the legal right to recover monetary compensation for your pain, loss, and expenses. At the Los Angeles Injury Group, we believe that victims deserve nothing less than the full justice they are due under the law. Call us at 310-954-7248 to schedule a free case consultation and review your options for legal recourse with one of our trusted and experienced motor vehicle crash attorneys today.