John Philbrook Killed in North Highlands Big Rig Crash on Watt Avenue
North Highlands, CA (December 11, 2020) – On Friday, a 49-year-old John Philbrook died after he was run over by a big rig on Watt Avenue.
The fatal accident happened at about 6:10 a.m. on Watt Avenue near Roseville Road.
Authorities said the victim was riding a Yamaha Zuma scooter-style motorcycle. For unknown reasons, he fell from his motorcycle and was run over by a big rig.
The Metro Fire Personnel pronounced him dead at around 6:24 a.m.
Meanwhile, the big rig driver stopped to render aid and cooperated with the investigation.
CHP said they do not believe alcohol or drugs were a factor in the collision.
We at Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our condolences to the family and friends of John Philbrook. May you find strength in this difficult time.
Deadly Pedestrian Accidents in California
While car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents, there is still reason to be wary when traveling on foot.
Moreover, common locations for these pedestrian incidents include avenues and street corners.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents, but the pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” says Tyler Toomey, a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
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