One Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Deadly Collision on Lynne Way

SACRAMENTO, CA (May 27, 2022) – Monday morning, one victim was pronounced dead after a pedestrian crash on Watt Avenue.

The incident happened around 4:45 a.m., in the area of Watt Avenue and Lynne Way. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after.

According to reports, the pedestrian walked into traffic and was struck by an oncoming vehicle. The driver failed to stop in time and struck the pedestrian.

Due to the impact of the collision, medics pronounced the pedestrian dead at the scene. Although, authorities have not yet released their identity.

Meanwhile, the driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. Crews closed one lane of Watt Avenue before it was later reopened.

Authorities have not released the name of the driver and the deceased victim. However, an active investigation is underway.

The team at Sweet James would like to take this opportunity to extend their sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

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 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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