Temecula Man Casey Jolly Fatally Struck by Semi Truck in Baker
BAKER, CA (April 6, 2019) – A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a semi truck Saturday afternoon on 15 Freeway in Baker.
The victim was later identified as 42-year-old Casey Jolly from Temecula.
The fatal incident happened around 4:37 p.m. along the southbound lanes of 15 Freeway at Afton Road. According to the California Highway Patrol, Jolly was walking on the freeway when he was hit by a white 18-wheeler truck.
Responding paramedics performed CPR on the victim, but Jolly did not survive and was pronounced dead at the scene.
It is unknown if charges has been filed and liability has not yet been determined. The incident remains under investigation.
During this time of tragedy, we would like to extend our deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of the victim.
We understand that the aftermath of losing a loved one can be extremely confusing and traumatizing. However, our office has devoted many hours to provide the best representation to our clients, making sure that bereaved families will get what they rightfully deserve. If you have lost a loved one in an accident caused by negligence of another party, do not hesitate to contact The Sweet Law Group today. We offer consultations at no charge and we have several locations throughout Northern and Southern California. Call our hotline at (800) 674 7852 for more details.