Travis Earle Carlson has been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian collision that occurred on June 11 in Yucca Valley. Mr. Carlson was crossing the intersection of Old Woman Springs Road and Twentynine Palms Highway in his wheelchair at around 10:00 p.m. when a Jeep SUV struck him. Mr. Carlson, a 50-year-old Landers resident, was taken by first responders to the emergency room at the Hi-Desert Medical Center, where he perished from his injuries. Area authorities are investigating the 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.