Ramon Velasquez-Torres has been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian collision that occurred on August 5 in Watsonville. Mr. Velasquez-Torres, a 28-year-old resident of Salinas was reportedly hit by a vehicle in the vicinity Mar Monte Avenue and Vista Point on State Route 1 at roughly 9:30 p.m. A driver identified as a 40-year-old Gilroy resident driving a 2012 Toyota Prius was at the wheel of the car, which stopped at the scene. An investigation is ongoing.

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.