When there is a motor vehicle accident in Sacramento, there is the possibility that people will be injured or even killed. If the accident is between a car and a pedestrian, the percentages of severe injury to the pedestrian are substantial. An accident victim who is hit by a car could suffer catastrophic injuries that might wind up being fatal. This will leave the family coping with the loss of a loved one following the fatal accident.
A late evening crash claimed the life of a 28-year-old pedestrian. According to the police investigation, the pedestrian was crossing the street when a 2006 Ford pickup truck hit him. The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment, but died. The driver of the pickup, a 48-year-old man, stayed at the scene of the accident and is being cooperative. The investigation continues to determine how and why this fatal accident happened.