Lilianna Preciado, 34, Fatally Struck by Vehicle in Noe Valley
NOE VALLEY, San Francisco County (June 15, 2018) – 34-year-old Lilianna Preciado was killed after being struck by a vehicle at 28th and Diamond streets, according to San Francisco Examiner.
The accident happened on June 13, Wednesday, at approximately 2:04 p.m.
Preliminary investigation revealed Preciado, a city worker, was on-duty at the location where a traffic collision apparently took place. As per the article, a tow truck driver was loading a vehicle on the truck’s bed when the truck malfunctioned and the towed vehicle slid into the path of three city employees working in the area.
Two workers were able to get out of the way of the vehicle, but Preciado was unable to avoid and was hit.
Fatal Accident in San Francisco County’s Noe Valley, June 13
Officials said Preciado was rushed following the incident to Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, where he sadly succumbed to his trauma.
At this time, the deadly crash is being investigated by the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health and the San Francisco Department of Public Health. Furthermore, the tow truck driver cooperated with police os obliged by the law.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of Ms. Lilianna Preciado as they search for peace and comfort.
San Francisco County Wrongful Death Lawyer
A forensic examination of the tow truck and the towed vehicle involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine the liability in the accident. Other potential factors will be looked into as well including whether or not a driver was under the influence at the time of the accident, whether or not a motorist was distracted, operating the vehicle recklessly, or traveling over the speed limit prior to impact. Each of these factors plus several others will be assessed allowing police officials to draw up a final conclusion.
In this specific case, the family members of Ms. Lilianna Preciado may have the right to a wrongful death claim. If the investigation process proves that the death of the Ms. Preciado was caused by the negligence or wrongdoing of another party or entity, then the surviving family of the deceased may seek recompense for funeral costs and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in a similar accident and you are seeking answers, we encourage you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and speak with one of our experienced San Francisco County wrongful death lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.
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