81-Year-Old Pedestrian Dies after Struck by Vehicle in Joshua Tree
JOSHUA TREE, CA (March 8, 2023) – Linden Burke was killed in a pedestrian accident in Joshua Tree Saturday morning on March 4.
The fatal accident happened around 5:07 a.m. on Highway 62, just west of White Feather Road. According to the California Highway Patrol, Burke was walking in the area when a vehicle struck him.
As a result, Burke suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene around 5:11 a.m. He was 81 years old from Joshua Tree.
It is unclear if the involved driver stayed after the crash. An investigation is underway to determine the factors involved and liability.
We would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Linden Burke.
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