34-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck in Pedestrian Collision near Adobe Road

RED BLUFF, CA (December 5, 2022) – Early Monday morning, Zachary Mitchell was pronounced dead after a pedestrian crash on Interstate 5.

The incident happened around 4:45 a.m., on the northbound lanes of Interstate 5, just south of Adobe Road on November 28th.

According to reports, Mitchell got out of his vehicle and was standing on the shoulder of the road. There, a northbound 2014 Toyota Prius, driven by a 55-year-old man struck him.

Emergency crews arrived shortly after and declared 34-year-old Zachary Mitchell of Medford, Oregon, dead at the scene.

At this time, investigators have ruled out alcohol as a factor in the crash and the events leading up to the collision are still under investigation.

The Sweet James team sends their sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Zachary Mitchell. Thoughts are with them during this very difficult time.

The sudden loss of a loved one is an extremely difficult time for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that legal decisions have to be made. Furthermore, their litigators can help with your situation. They are here to provide you with unmatched legal representation during this trying time. Rest assured, you have an enthusiastic attorney on your side. They will fight to hold the responsible party accountable and help you receive compensation to pay for the high costs of the medical, funeral, and legal expenses. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435. Need help after hours? Reach out to them by online chat, email, or text message. Moreover, if you are a family member of any of the victims involved in this accident, they may be able to help you obtain the police report.

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