Michael Roads Arrested for Fatal Arden-Arcade Pedestrian Accident on Arden Way and Watt Avenue
ARDEN-ARCADE, CA (January 14, 2021) – Tuesday night, a male pedestrian died in an accident near Arden Way and Watt Avenue.
The incident occurred at about 6:40 p.m. near Arden Way and Watt Avenue.
Moreover, the investigators with CHP North Sacramento Division revealed that the male pedestrian used the east crosswalk of the intersection. However, an eastbound white GMC Sierra pickup hit him on Arden Way.
As a result, the unidentified pedestrian died at the crash scene.
Meanwhile, the 69-year-old pickup driver from Carmichael spoke with the investigators.
Afterward, the CHP took Michael Roads into custody for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.
The authorities continue to identify the cause of the Arden Arcade crash.
We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the loved ones of the victim. May you find peace, comfort, and strength during this difficult time.
Filing a Wrongful Death Claim
As the loved ones of the victim grieve this fatal Arden-Arcade pedestrian crash, Sweet Lawyers wants you to you do not have to face the aftermath alone.
Moreover, it is important to recognize that if you lose someone in an accident, you may recover damages through a wrongful death suit.
Also, a lawsuit gives the loved ones of a departed family member some semblance of justice.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Insurance companies only protect their interests, which is why we protect those of our clients, ” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
If a loved one has been involved in a wrongful death accident, do not hesitate to reach out for help. The process of dealing with your loss, while fighting for justice, is never easy. Ultimately, this is necessary to alleviate some of the financial burdens after a serious pedestrian accident that causes irreversible damage. We wish to make this process as easy for you as possible. Thus, for more information, call our offices at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional.