1 Killed in Santa Barbara Pedestrian Accident on Highway 101 near La Cumbre Road
SANTA BARBARA, CA (June 21, 2022) – Monday morning, a pedestrian died in a hit-and-run crash on Highway 101 near La Cumbre Road.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at around 6:45 a.m. Moreover, it occurred on northbound Highway 101, north of La Cumbre Road.
Reports revealed that a large SUV struck a pedestrian walking on the highway. Then, the SUV fled the scene without stopping after the incident.
Moreover, responders rushed the pedestrian to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital where he later died.
Furthermore, authorities released no other information about the hit-and-run driver and its driver.
Meanwhile, officials asked anyone with information about the fatal incident to call the Santa Barbara Area CHP at 805-967-1234.
Sweet Lawyers sends our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the victim.
Moving Forward After the Deadly Crash in Santa Barbara
The loss of a family member is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on Highway 101 near La Cumbre Road 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. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love 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. Moreover, 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. Thus, for more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.