Namie Stewart has been identified by authorities as the victim in an alleged hit-and-run pedestrian collision that occurred on October 22 in Fairfield. Ms. Stewart, an 81-year-old local resident, was crossing at the intersection of Cement Hill and Laurel Creek Park prior to 11:00 p.m. when struck in the crosswalk by a vehicle that authorities say continued driving without stopping to help the elderly victim. The woman was taken for treatment with serious injuries by first responders but tragically died from her injuries. An investigation into the deadly crash continues.
We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.
When individuals are harmed or killed in traffic accidents and another party is at fault, full compensation is not always granted, despite the circumstances. Skilled legal representation from a car accident attorney is typically a must in these situations. Legal Defenders at the Law Offices of Burg and Brock has helped countless families and individuals obtain the compensation they need to deal with expenses and move on with their lives. To learn more, call us today at (818) 405-9091.