Person Dies in Fatal Stockton Pedestrian Accident on Interstate 5 near Hammer Lane
Stockton, California (August 19, 2019) – One person was killed in a hit-and-run crash on Monday morning, August 19, in Stockton. The accident occurred just before 4:00 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the Interstate 5 near the Hammer lane, according to CHP.
Police said the vehicle struck the pedestrian on the roadway. The driver reportedly fled the scene of the crash.
The pedestrian died at the scene of the crash.
The two lanes were closed for two hours as officers investigated.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
We send our condolences to the family of the person killed.
The loss of a loved can be distressing, especially if it happens through an unexpected event like an accident. The pain may even be worse if the negligence of a third party caused the accident.
At Alpine Law Group, we have dedicated wrongful death attorneys who will help you fight for justice for your loved one.
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