Pregnant Woman Dead after Pedestrian Crash on Loma Prieta Avenue

WATSONVILLE, CA (September 27, 2022) – Thursday night, a pedestrian accident on South Green Valley Road claimed the life of Marlyn Uribe.

The fatal collision happened shortly before 8:30 p.m., between Loma Prieta and Carey Avenue.

For reasons unknown, a woman driving a white BMW crossed four lanes of traffic and lost control of her vehicle before striking Uribe who was crossing the street. The BMW then continued on into the path of a Ford SUV, crashing into it head-on.

Responding medical personnel declared 33-year-old Uribe, of Watsonville dead at the scene. Medics say she was pregnant at the time.

Meanwhile, paramedics transported three occupants from inside the BMW to a local hospital for treatment of moderate injuries. The driver and passenger of the Ford stayed at the scene and were treated for minor injuries.

Those with further information regarding the accident are encouraged to contact Sgt. Mike Ridgway at 831-889-8422.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The team at Sweet James sends their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Marlyn Uribe.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident. Reach out to the wrongful death lawyers 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 that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of a death of a loved one, but they can help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office 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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