Samantha Brigham, 20, Fatally Struck by 2 Cars Near Stirling Drive
VACAVILLE (June 19, 2018) – On June 16, Saturday, a fatal pedestrian accident took place on Nut Tree Road.
The fatality was identified as 20-year-old Samantha Brigham, of Vacaville.
According to the Patch, Brigham was struck by two vehicles on Nut Tree Road at approximately 11:55 p.m. on Saturday.
Pedestrian Killed in Vacaville Accident, June 16
The collision resulted in fatal trauma to Brigham. At this time, it remained unclear whether the pedestrian died at the scene, or at a hospital.
Officials mentioned the two motorists involved in the accident both stayed at the location following the incident. Both drivers reportedly cooperated with the investigation.
At this time, detectives continue to work to determine liability in the deadly collision.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of Ms. Samantha Brigham as they search for peace and comfort.
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A forensic examination of the two automobiles involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will be made to help investigators determine exactly what happened her and why. 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.
Pending results of the investigation, the family of Ms. Samantha Brigham 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 car and pedestrian lawyers. We will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you take the right steps following a traumatic incident.