Eve Debra Johnson has been identified by authorities as the deceased in a pedestrian collision that occurred on October 9 in Santa Barbara. Reports indicate that Ms. Johnson, 67, was sitting on a bus bench near the crossing of Figueroa Street and Chapala Street at roughly 2:20 p.m. when she was struck and killed by an Metropolitan Transit District (MTD) bus. The bus was turning right onto Chapala when it ran over the woman and hit another victim, who was hospitalized with serious injuries. Two passengers in the bus were also injured. The cause of the bizarre and tragic accident remains under investigation.
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 bus or 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.