Sara Youhas has been identified by authorities as the victim in an alleged hit-and-run pedestrian accident that occurred July 14 in Boulder Creek. Ms. Youhas, a 73-year-old local resident, was walking on Bear Creek Road near View Drive when she was struck by a vehicle. The force of the apparently caused the woman to fall down in an embankment. The driver of the vehicle apparently fled the scene without trying to help. The woman had been reported missing at around 6:30 p.m. and was found dead by authorities. The California Highway Patrol is investigating the tragic collision.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim 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.