17-Year-Old Driver Strikes and Kills Pedestrian on Sweetwater Road in La Presa
LA PRESA, CA (January 24, 2022) – A man died in a pedestrian accident on Sweetwater Road in La Presa on Friday evening.
The accident happened around 7:10 p.m. on January 21 just south Jamacha Road. According to the California Highway Patrol, the male pedestrian walked directly in front of a 2010 Volvo XC90 station wagon from a shopping center side of the street.
The Volvo, driven a 17-year-old man, then struck the pedestrian.
As a result, the pedestrian suffered major injuries and died at the scene. He was not yet identified.
The teen driver and male passenger were not hurt. They remained on scene and cooperated with authorities.
The circumstances of this fatal crash remain under investigation.
We would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the victim.
Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident is extremely painful. The Law Offices of Daniel Kim exists to help surviving family members pursue a wrongful death claim. Let our top-rated litigators help you get the justice and compensation you rightfully deserve. We will work with you personally, one-on-one, to better understand your needs and situation. For a free consultation, please call us at (800) 895-7199. You can reach out to us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. Our team can also help you request a copy of the police report from your loved one’s accident. While you focus on healing and recovery, we will handle the rest.