Hit-and-Run Crash near Buchanan Road Resulted in Fatality

ANTIOCH, CA (October 14, 2022) – Late Tuesday evening, a woman died after a hit-and-run crash on Contra Loma Boulevard.

The fatal collision occurred around 11:05 p.m. near Buchanan Road.

According to reports, a pedestrian was walking in the area when she was struck by a vehicle. The impact of the collision left her with serious injuries. The involved driver immediately drove away without rendering aid to the victim.

Emergency responders arrived to the site of the collision afterward and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment. However, at the hospital, medics pronounced the 50-year-old woman dead, due to the extent of her injuries.

Those with further information about the possible hit-and-run suspect in Contra Loma Boulevard are encouraged to contact Officer Joshua Egan at [email protected].

The team at Sweet James sends their warm and sincerest sympathies go out to the friends and family of the victim. May the loving memories of your loved one and the love of your family give you strength in the days ahead.

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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