Driver and Pedestrian Pronounced Dead after Fatal Collision near Lebec Service Road

LEBEC, CA (June 30, 2023) – Sunday night, two unidentified men were killed in a pedestrian accident on Interstate 5.

Crews responded just after 9:00 p.m., on the southbound lanes of the freeway north of Lebec Service Road on June 25th.

According to reports, the 82-year-old male driver of a 1998 Chevrolet Corvette struck a man in the southbound lanes.

Medics arrived and pronounced the driver and the male pedestrian dead at the scene. Authorities have not yet released their identities.

Following preliminary duties, officers are unsure as to whether or not drugs or alcohol played a factor. Once available, further details will be provided.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased men. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

If your family member has been killed in a pedestrian accident, please contact Sweet James as soon as possible. They understand the death of a loved one is a devastating experience and can take a toll on your wellbeing, however, they can help you with the legal matters that must be addressed. They will commit their resources and years of experience to bring justice for your loss. Their commitment and dedication are unbreakable and they will work with you during every step of the legal process. Call their hotline at 1-800-900-0000 to speak with one of their attorneys free of charge. For more accident news, click here.

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