28-year-old Amber Reaves fell victim to a pedestrian accident on Monday morning in Castro Valley.
Just minutes after 5 a.m., a Honda CRV struck the woman on the 580 Freeway.
It was reported that she was traveling in a Chevrolet Malibu before exiting her vehicle for unknown reasons.
Sadly, Reaves died at the scene.
An active investigation remains underway.
California has the highest pedestrian fatality rate which is 25% higher than the national average.
Due to the vulnerability that pedestrians face on the road, it is important that they take the proper precaution. Below are some tips:
If you or a loved one has fallen victim to a pedestrian crash, contact Avian Law Group today. You can reach our firm at (888) 231-3513.