Amber Peters has been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian collision that took place in Martinez on February 21. Ms. Peters driving on Highway 4 in a Saturn prior to 8:30 p.m., when the car collided with a guardrail at the center of the road. Reports indicate that she left the car and tried to run to the other side when she was struck by a vehicle identified as a pickup truck. Authorities say the driver immediately contacted authorities and remained at the scene, but the 44-year-old woman died at the scene.

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 truck 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.