59-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck in Pedestrian Collision near Moorland Avenue

SANTA ROSA, CA (September 22, 2022) – Monday morning, 59-year-old Casper Helm was killed in a pedestrian crash on Todd Road.

The incident happened around 5:45 a.m., near Moorland Avenue.

According to the California Highway Patrol, Helm was reportedly crawling or hunched over the road for unknown reasons. There, an eastbound dump-truck struck Todd. In addition, the driver of a westbound Chevrolet truck struck Helm as well.

First responders arrived at the scene and pronounced 59-year-old Helm, Keller, dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, both drivers remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. Crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties before it was later reopened.

Once available, further details will be provided.


The team at Sweet James would like to take this opportunity to extend their sincere condolences to the friends and family of Casper Helm. May the memories of your loved one give you strength and comfort in the difficult days ahead.


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