Mountain View, CA – Emily Hong Fatally Struck by Google Vehicle on Charleston Road
Mountain View, California (November 7, 2018) – The Mountain View Police Department responded to a call Monday evening after a woman was struck and killed by a Google shuttle bus. The crash happened at approximately 6:45 pm on November 5th at the corner of Charleston Road and Huff Avenue near the Googleplex campus.
Investigators reported that a Google employee named Emily Hong was struck by the vehicle on the campus. First responders attempted to administer CPR on Hong but sadly she succumbed to the injuries she sustained upon impact and died at the scene of the accident. Following the accident, officials shut down the intersection as forensic teams examined the scene. Police did not provide details identifying the driver involved in this accident or specify if any other parties were injured as a result of this collision. Authorities are still trying to determine why this accident occurred.
This accident is undergoing a full investigation. As more evidence comes to the surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We are so saddened to learn about the sudden passing of Emily Hong in this tragic pedestrian accident. We would like to offer our sincere condolences to her family and loved ones as they grieve her loss. We cannot begin to understand the overwhelming sadness that they must be going through. Our thoughts are with them during this difficult time.
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We are always so saddened to hear about pedestrians being involved in motor-vehicle accidents. Forensic teams will examine all of the available evidence as well as look at any hazards around the Google campus that could have played a role in the accident
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.