Former Eminem Stunt Double Dead after Truck Collision near 14th Street

Kennewick, WA (February 15, 2023)- Early Tuesday morning, a pedestrian crash on Olympia Street claimed the life of Ryan Shepard.

The incident happened on January 31st, at around 2:45 a.m., near the Riverview Heights Cemetery.

According to reports, Shepard was walking in the area when he attempted to cross the street at Olympia Street. There, a passing truck struck him, leaving him with serious injuries. The driver of the involved vehicle pulled over, stayed at the scene, and waited for first responders.

Emergency crews arrived at the site of the accident shortly after. Medics then transported Shepard to a local hospital for treatment. However, despite life-saving attempts, officials pronounced 40-year-old Ryan Shepard dead, due to the extent of his condition.

Reports on the event noted that the intersection of Olympia Street and 14th Avenue does not have a marked crosswalk.

At this time, no further information regarding the collision has been released to the public.

The team at Sweet James sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of Ryan Shepard. May the memories of your loved one give you comfort and strength during this difficult time.

Losing someone in a pedestrian accident is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office today (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation.

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