Male Pedestrian Killed in Deadly Accident near Buena Vista Avenue

VISALIA, CA (February 11, 2022) – Wednesday evening, a man was fatally struck in a pedestrian crash on Ben Maddox Way.

According to reports, the fatal incident occurred around 6:00 p.m., in the area of Ben Maddox Way and Buena Vista Avenue.

Investigators stated that a vehicle struck the pedestrian while he was walking along the dark portion of the road. Eventually, paramedics transported the man to Kaweah Health where he succumbed to his injuries.

Meanwhile, the involved driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigators.

At this time, the identity of the pedestrian remains unavailable. Visalia Officials are still currently working to identify the circumstances surrounding the pedestrian crash.

Once available, further details will be provided.


The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the victim. May you find comfort and strength during these difficult times.


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