39-Year-Old Man Struck by Multiple Vehicles near Sonoma Boulevard

VALLEJO, CA (March 17, 2023) – Early Thursday morning, a pedestrian collision on Highway 80 claimed the life of Rafael Devera. The incident happened on March 9th, at around 4:00 a.m., on the eastbound lanes of the highway near Sonoma Boulevard. According to reports, Devera attempted to cross Highway 80, in the area near Carquinez Bridge toll Plaza, when he was struck by multiple vehicles. The impact of multiple collisions left him with serious injuries. Officials later pronounced 39-year-old Rafael Devera dead due to the extent of his injuries. Following the crash, crews close down the lanes surrounding the accident for an hour while they performed cleanup and preliminary duties. At this time, no further details regarding the pedestrian accident are available. The crash is still under investigation and any witnesses are urged to contact the California Highway Patrol Solano-area office at (707) 639-5600.
The Sweet James team sends their warm and sincerest sympathies go out to the friends and family of Rafael Devera. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.
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