Fatal Skateboard Crash Reported in Clearlake, CA
A skateboarder, identified as Adam Huskey, was fatally struck by a vehicle in Clearlake on Monday morning.
The accident took place on July 25th around 10:45 a.m. on Emory Avenue.
Huskey was riding a motorized skateboard when he was struck by Dillon Alan Mahoney’s vehicle.
Mahoney was later arrested for vehicular manslaughter.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Adam Huskey.
Tips for after accident procedures:
- Always stop at the scene
- Call 911 if there are any injuries
- Get vehicle to safety if it is moveable, if it is not, put on hazards
- Exchange information with others involved and document everything
- Call 911 to report accident – they determine who was at fault
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