Pedestrian Struck in Fatal Accident while Crossing Interstate 280 near Wolfe Road

SAN JOSE, CA (October 19, 2022) – Friday night, a pedestrian accident on Interstate 280 claimed the life of a pedestrian.

The fatal incident happened at around 10:20 p.m. on the shoulder of Interstate 280.

According to the investigators, the pedestrian was running from the shoulder of the road across the highway when they were struck by a southbound 2001 Chevrolet Tahoe. As they lay on the road, the victim was struck again by a Toyota Corolla.

First responders arrived shortly after and declared the pedestrian dead at the scene. However, their identity has not yet been released pending notification of next of kin.

Both involved drivers remained at the scene and cooperated with the police. A third driver was also reported to have hit the person lying in the roadway.

The Sweet James team sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of the victim. May the memories of your loved one and the love of your family give you strength in the days ahead.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a pedestrian crash. Reach out to the wrongful death lawyers at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of a death of a loved one, but they can help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat.

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