Male Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Deadly Collision near Quebec Avenue

KETTLEMAN CITY, CA (March 8, 2022)Monday, a man was fatally struck in a deadly pedestrian crash on Interstate 5.

The collision took place along I-5 near Quebec Avenue on the 28th of February. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after receiving multiple dispatch calls.

California Highway Patrol officers say the incident began when a man attempted to flee the scene of a two-vehicle accident. Authorities said the driver exited the dirt median and crossed directly in front of a Nissan driven by a 33-year-old Fair Oaks man.

The driver swerved in attempt to avoid striking the pedestrian, but was unsuccessful. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced the man dead at the scene.

At this time, officials withheld the deceased man’s name until his next of kin are notified. Authorities are currently investigating whether drugs or alcohol were factors in the deadly accident.

Once available, more details will be provided regarding the pedestrian crash on Interstate 5.

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

The death of a family member after a pedestrian accident is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that no amount of money can make up for the tragic loss of a loved one. However, it is important that the family understands and protects their rights. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that the legal issues impose challenges to those involved. They are here to help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the concerns and needs of your family. Call their office today to find out how they can help you at (800) 975-3435. Click here to request a police report.

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