Deborah Boatner Involved in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 99 [Merced, CA]

Deborah Boatner Involved in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 99 [Merced, CA]

Deborah Boatner Involved in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 99 [Merced, CA]

Deborah Boatner Involved in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 99 [Merced, CA]

43-Year-Old Man Injured in Pedestrian Crash on Childs Avenue

MERCED, CA (March 25, 2022) – Sunday evening, Deborah Boatner was identified as the driver involved in a pedestrian crash on Highway 99.

According to authorities, the crash happened around 10:00 p.m., on the southbound lanes of the highway near the Childs Avenue off-ramp.

Investigators said 34-year-old Boatner was driving a 2006 Chevy Malibu and struck a 43-year-old man walking across the off-ramp.

Meanwhile, 36-year-old Karem Aldafari of Chowchilla driving behind Boatner with a 2001 Toyota Venza and swerved left to avoid hitting the Malibu. As a result, the Toyota Venza rolled down the embankment.

Eventually, paramedics arrived at the scene and transported the male pedestrian to Doctors Medical Center in Modesto with major injuries.

Authorities said Boatner and Aldafari remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. At this time, Merced Officials continued to investigate the pedestrian crash.

Whether you are a driver or pedestrian, maintain focus on the road and avoid dangerous distractions. Follow all traffic laws, and as a driver, stay within the posted speed limit. As a pedestrian, stay within a marked crosswalk wherever possible. By doing so, you can help keep yourself and others around you safe.

Reach out to Sweet James if you have been involved in a pedestrian accident. We have extensive experience in the legal field. We know what it takes to win your case. Our attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with cases including personal injury and wrongful death. Moreover, we will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Call our offices at (800) 975-3435 for a free consultation with a professional in your area. Furthermore, you can contact us by email, online chat, and text message 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. To request a police report, click here.

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.

"*" indicates required fields

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

By clicking the "Get help now" button, you consent for Sweet James LLP, its service provider(s) & affiliates to use automated technology, including calls, texts, and prerecorded messages to contact you at the number and email provided. I understand I am not required to sign or agree to this as a condition of services. Clicking the button "Get help now" below constitutes your electronic signature and certifies the information provided is yours.