66-Year-Old Man Pronounced Dead after Multi-Vehicle Crash near 7th Street

EUREKA, CA (May 28, 2024) – One man died Wednesday afternoon, and several others were hurt in a pedestrian crash at the 900 block of I Street.

The incident occurred at approximately 1:45 p.m., near 7th Street.

According to reports, a driver hit a pedestrian near 9th Street and then collided with multiple vehicles. The car finally came to a halt after crashing into a nearby building.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, the 66-year-old male pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. Several other individuals were transported to a local hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries. The identity of the deceased victim has not been released to the public.

Eureka officials are requesting anyone who witnessed the collision involving the pedestrian on I Street to contact the EPD’s Criminal Investigations Unit (CIU) at 707-441-4300.

The team at Sweet James sends out their heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased man who are grieving over the loss of their loved one.

All of the attorneys at Sweet James strongly believe each client’s case is unique and deserves full individual attention. They will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve after a pedestrian accident. Call their office today at 1-800-900-0000 for a free and confidential case evaluation. They are available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. For more accident news, click here. The original source can be found here.

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