On Tuesday, December 15, 2015, a fatal pedestrian collision took place in Porterville. The Tulare County car accident occurred at around 6:21 PM.
Laurie Heath, 52 years old, was walking westbound across Newcomb Street, at Putnam Avenue, in an unmarked crosswalk. She was hit by a vehicle, driven by Shean Yocum, 36, that was traveling south on Newcomb St.
The driver was reported to have not seen Heath when the incident happened.
Heath suffered severe injuries and was taken to Sierra View Medical Center, in Porterville. She died a short time later in the hospital.
If you would like this accident investigated further, please give me a call. Attorney John Rozier, your personal injury and wrongful death lawyer. I specialize in all types of vehicle collisions.