Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Hit-and-Run near North Main Avenue

FALLBROOK, CA ( February 17, 2023) – Sunday evening, a hit-and-run on East View Street claimed the life of Nathan Garcia.

The incident happened on February 5th, at around 9:40 p.m., near the intersection of East View Street and North Main Street.

According to reports, Garcia was walking on the street when he was struck by a blue sedan traveling west of View Street. The impact of the collision left Garcia with serious injuries. The driver of the involved vehicle then fled the scene without rendering aid to the victim.

Emergency crews arrived at the site of the collision shortly after. Medics pronounced 21-year-old Nathan Garcia, of Fallbrook, dead at the scene.

At this time, officials are working to identify the hit-and-run suspect, no arrests have been announced.

Nathan Garcia’s family has set up a GoFundMe page to support the costs of his funeral.

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 Nathan Garcia. May you find strength and comfort in this difficult time.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a hit-and-run crash. 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.

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