Woman Fatally Struck on Las Positas Road [Santa Barbara, CA]

Woman Fatally Struck on Las Positas Road [Santa Barbara, CA]

Pedestrian Dies in Las Positas Road Accident

Santa Barbara, CA (November 05, 2021) – On Thursday, a woman was fatally struck on Las Positas Road near upper State Street.

It was just minutes after 6:30 p.m. when a northbound pick-up truck hit the victim.

Moreover, the authorities said the pedestrian was walking on the roadway when the accident happened.

After the fatal incident, the driver stopped and called the police. 

Responding officers pronounced the pedestrian dead at the scene.

Officers said the incident does not involve DUI.

“As of right now, the driver is cooperating with our police department and DUI is not suspected,” an officer said. “This just seems like an absolute terrible tragedy that occurred here on Las Positas tonight.”

Meanwhile, officers withheld the name of the victim or driver pending notification of relatives.

Police are still investigating the Las Positas Road accident.

Please contact the Santa Barbara Police Department at 805-897-3719 if you have further details about this crash.


Sweet Lawyers would like to express our sincere condolences to the loved ones of the deceased. May you courage during this difficult time.


One Fatally Struck on Las Positas Road

Unfortunately, nowadays, unexpected death could just happen at any time. 

Sometimes, a person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other people.

Thus, knowing that when a person dies or is killed due to another’s negligence or misconduct, the bereaved can sue the negligent parties for the damages that they caused.

Some of the situations that could result in wrongful are homicide, medical malpractice, transportation accidents, pedestrian collisions, police brutality, and any other instance caused by the wrongdoing of another person.

When bereaved files for a wrongful death claim, economic and non-economic damages are taken into consideration. These can include high medical bills, loss of benefits, funeral services costs, emotional distress, loss of income, loss of companionship, and much more.

Our litigators here at Sweet Lawyers would love to tell you more about a possible wrongful death case. Reach out to us at (800) 674 7852.

When you hire us, we guarantee that our lawyers will exhaust their best to ensure you get the maximum settlement. Indeed, they will speak to witnesses, analyze evidence, and obtain important data that will help your case.

Our legal experts will work on your behalf to hold the responsible party accountable for their failure to follow traffic laws, resulting in the untimely death of your loved one. 

You can call us any time of the day, and any day of the week.

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