Pedestrian Crash near State Route 1 Resulted in Major Injuries
DAVENPORT, CA (October 3, 2022) – On Monday afternoon, a pedestrian accident on Coast Road left Annalisa Godoy with serious injuries.
California Highway Patrol officers responded to the incident around 4:19 p.m. near State Route 1, about 2 miles north of Davenport Beach.
According to initial reports, a pickup truck driven by 31-year-old German Leon of Watsonville hit a female pedestrian walking in a westerly direction across SR-1.
Eventually, medical responders arrived at the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital for major injuries. She was later identified as 21-year-old Annalisa Godoy of Sacramento.
Meanwhile, German Leon remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigators.
At this time, Santa Cruz County officials are working to determine the circumstances surrounding the Coast Road Davenport pedestrian accident. An active investigation is currently underway.
Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, it is important to abide by all traffic laws and observe safety precautions. If you’re behind the wheel, do your part to avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians at all times. If you’re crossing the street, do so at designated crosswalks or intersections. When walking alongside a road, remain on the sidewalk wherever possible. If there is no sidewalk, walk on the shoulder and face oncoming traffic. By obeying traffic laws and being cautious of the conditions of the road, you can help prevent an unforeseen accident and keep yourself and others safe.
It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured in a pedestrian crash. Reach out to the pedestrian accident attorneys 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 what you are going through, and they are here to help you seek justice and compensation. Call them 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. Click here to request a police report.
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