Samuel Gomez, a 7 year-old,  has been identified by Santa Cruz County authorities as the victim in a September 3 collision that occurred during the mid-afternoon. The child was reportedly riding his scooter on a driveway when he was struck by a 2018 Toyota 4Runner sports utility vehicle. The driver of the vehicle reportedly told authorities that he did not see the boy. The accident is currently 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 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.