1 Dead in Oakdale Pedestrian Accident on Highway 108 and Odessa Way
OAKDALE, CA (September 13, 2023) – Monday night, a brutal pedestrian crash on Highway 108 and Odessa Way killed 1 person.
The incident happened at about 9:20 p.m. on Highway 108 east of Odessa Way. According to reports, a car struck and killed a woman.
Responders found her in the two-way left turn lane between the eastbound and westbound lanes of Highway 108. She succumbed to injuries at the scene.
Meanwhile, a Cadillac was stopped on eastbound Highway 108. Also, a preliminary investigation located a woman who crossed the street when she was hit by the Cadillac. Her identity remained undisclosed.
Also, the authorities haven’t clarified whether drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.
At this time, the circumstances that led to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victim.
Moving Forward after Brutal Pedestrian Crash on Highway 108 and Odessa Way
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
The family of the victim must become aware that they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the most beneficial step toward recovery.
Filing a wrongful death claim will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a similar pedestrian accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. With our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. For more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.