Deadly Pedestrian Accident on Interstate 5 Left One Woman Dead

GOLDEN HILL, CA (October 11, 2021) – A woman tragically died in a pedestrian accident on Interstate 5 Thursday morning.

The collision happened shortly before 7:00 a.m. on northbound Interstate 5, just south of Pershing Drive.

According to the California Roadway Patrol, they received reports of a silver Ford that struck a lady walking down the highway.

Paramedics transported the lady to a nearby hospital, where she died as a result of her injuries.

At this time, officials withheld the name and identity of the deceased victim.

Meanwhile, the motorist involved in the accident remained at the site and cooperated with investigators.

Moreover, police closed the lanes for more than an hour due to cleanup and investigation.

Authorities said it does not look like intoxication contributed to the crash. Investigators are trying to find out the cause of the crash.


The Sweet James team offers its warm and deepest sympathies to the loved ones of the victim.


Reach out to Sweet James today and let them help you win your pedestrian accident case. They understand that the death of a loved one is always a traumatic experience for those left behind. However, it is important that the surviving family knows and protects their rights. They have 20 years of experience in the field, and they have expert attorneys who can help you with the legalities of your case. They will be with you every step of the way until they achieve justice and the compensation that you and your family deserve. Call their offices today at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. They are available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. To request a police report, click here.

For more accident news, click here.

Advertising disclosure: We may receive compensation for some of the links in our stories. Thank you for supporting LA Weekly and our advertisers.

LA Weekly