David Lawson has been identified by authorities as the victim in a possible hit-and-run pedestrian collision that occurred August 10 in Modesto. Mr. Lawson, 41, was State Route 99 prior to 2:52 a.m. when he was struck by two vehicles. First-responders declared the man dead at the scene. The first driver fled the scene but the second motorist, who was driving a late 1990s Ford Mustang stopped and cooperated with authorities.  The California Highway Patrol is investigating the tragic incident.

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.