Sergio Pop-Pacheco, 16, Victim in Fatal Bicycle Accident
CONCORD (February 19, 2018) – A teen bicyclist identified as Sergio Pop-Pacheco, 16, of Concord, has been identified as the victim killed after a traffic collision in the area of Willow Pass Road and Fry Way Sunday evening, according to East Bay Times.
The accident took place at around 6:51 p.m. on February 19.
Concord Fatal Accident at Fry Way and Willow Pass Road
As per the article, police said Sergio Pop-Pacheco had been riding his bicycle north on Willow Pass Road when he was hit by a pickup truck. The teen was riding within the means of the westbound crosswalk at Fry Way at the time.
Pacheco was tragically pronounced dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, police affirmed that the 40-year-old Fairfield man driving the pickup truck stopped and cooperated with the authorities. The motorist was traveling west on Willow Pass approaching Fry when he fatally struck the victim.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the police at 925-671-3172. The cause of the incident remains under investigation.
We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the family members and friends of the boy during such a difficult time.
Concord Wrongful Death Lawyer
A forensic examination of both the vehicle and the victim, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine what happened. This will help investigators determine which party ultimately caused the accident. Authorities initially revealed that the driver was not under the influence of drugs and or alcohol, police said. Other factors are being analysed at this time, was the motorist distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact?
Pending the results and findings of the investigation, the family members of Sergio Pop-Pacheco may have the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit seeking a recompense for the funeral costs, loss of future income, and loss of love and companionship.
If you loved one has been a victim in an auto accident and you are seeking answers, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with one of our experienced Concord and San Francisco wrongful death lawyers to help you. We will fight for your rights and get the justice you deserve. Give us a call at 800-235-6801 for a free case consultation.
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