Joseph Adams, 27, Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 8
EL CAJON (July 15, 2018) – On July 5, Thursday, a man was fatally struck by a vehicle on Highway 8 Business Loop near Lake Jennings Road.
The deceased was identified as 27-year-old Joseph Adams.
According to NBC News, Adams was standing in the middle of the road when he was hit by a passing truck. The collision resulted in fatal trauma to Adams who was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, the name of the truck operator involved and their whereabouts after the incident have not been disclosed thus far.
Investigators handling the case continue to work to determine liability in the deadly accident.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members Mr. Joseph Adams as they search for peace and comfort.
San Diego County Wrongful Death Lawyer
Pending results of the investigation, the family of Mr. Joseph Adams may have the right to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the at-fault party. Surviving family members of victims killed in pedestrian accidents are potentially entitled to seek recompense for funeral costs, and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in a pedestrian accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced wrongful death lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.