Visalia Accident Attorney John Rozier has the following report; On Saturday, January 21, 2017, a pedestrian was struck and killed at about 1:00 PM. The Tulare County auto collision occurred on Demaree Street and Visalia Parkway.
The California Highway Patrol said that Luis Yurbina, 20, was walking eastbound across Road 108 (Demaree). He was carrying a large stick and ran into traffic.
At that time Cheryl Matthews, 59, was driving north on Demaree, near Visalia Parkway. Matthews passed the pedestrian, and according to reports Yurbina charged the car with the stick and was hit by the vehicle.
The victim suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.