Christiana Williams Struck and Injured by Laura Pickel in Richland
RICHLAND, WA (July 15, 2020) – A 44-year-old woman suffered injuries in a pedestrian crash near Highway 240 and Duportail Street Monday night in Richland.
The Washington State Patrol said Christiana Williams of Richland was in a crosswalk when a car struck her.
First responders transported Williams to Kadlec Regional Medical Center for treatment. The severity of her injuries was not immediately known.
Meanwhile, the driver of the car was identified as 46-year-old Laura Pickel of Kennewick.
According to the WSP troopers, drugs or alcohol was a factor in the crash. Charges in relation to the accident are pending. The investigation is ongoing.
Thinking, reasoning, and muscle coordination are essential in operating a vehicle safely. So, never drive while under the influence of alcohol or other altering substances. The consequences of DUI can be devastating for you and for others. By being responsible, you will be ready to respond to the conditions of the road and ensure the safety of everyone around you.
Accidents are unpredictable and happen when we least expect them. After an accident, your main focus should be on your health. If you are pursuing a personal injury claim and dealing with the insurance companies, you will have little to no time to heal. At Sweet James, we help accident victims heal by pursuing their case from beginning to end. With us, the only thing you have to focus on is getting back on your feet, we take care of the rest. If you or someone you love has been injured in a pedestrian crash, call us today at (800) 975-3435 for a free strategy session. Our team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer any of your questions. Click here to request a police report.
Free Police Report
If you or your family are involved or affected by this accident and would like the official Police Report of this incident, Sweet James may be able to help.
Providing Legal Commentary On Radio Stations Across The Country
Sweet James is a trusted legal expert who serves as a regular guest on major radio stations across the country, providing legal commentary on trending cases.