1 Person Dead in Pedestrian Crash on Highway 99 and Mack Road [Sacramento, CA]

Pedestrian Dead in Hit-and-Run Crash on Bay Bridge near 5th Street [San Francisco, CA]

Pedestrian Dead in Hit-and-Run Crash on Bay Bridge near 5th Street [San Francisco, CA]

Pedestrian Dead in Hit-and-Run Crash on Bay Bridge near 5th Street [San Francisco, CA]

Pedestrian Killed in San Francisco Accident on Bay Bridge near 5th Street

 
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (February 18, 2021) – Late Tuesday night, a pedestrian died in a hit-and-run crash on Bay Bridge near 5th Street.
 
According to California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at around 11:10 p.m. The officers received a report of a pedestrian traveling on the Bryant Street onramp toward the lower level of the highway.
 
Afterward, the pedestrian was reported to be walking in the right-hand eastbound lanes of traffic into the left-hand lane blocking traffic.
 
Then, officers received another call that the same pedestrian was struck by a vehicle or several others at around 11:18 p.m.
 
Reports revealed that responding San Francisco Fire Department personnel attempted life-saving measures, but to no avail. Paramedics pronounced the victim dead at around 11:23 p.m.
 
Officers said that at least one vehicle was seen fleeing from the scene after the crash.
 
The authorities withhold the identity of the victim due to pending notification to the next of kin.


We at Sweet Lawyers offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the victim. Our thoughts are with them during 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 shopping center entrances 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.
 
To file a wrongful death claim, call Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852. Our mission is to provide you with a strong case to vindicate your loved one. We strive to do right by our clients and help alleviate the toll of unexpected devastation. With us, you can focus on grieving and healing, as we undertake your case. If you’re interested and would like to know more about your legal options, call our lawyers. Above all, we believe you deserve the best legal representation and proper compensation for your pain and suffering. Our team is here for you and your family during this difficult time in your lives. Lastly, you are not alone, let us guide you through this.