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Accident at Don Julio Boulevard Intersection Caused by Fleeing Driver

A pedestrian death occurred in Antelope on November 29 when a man was struck by a hit-and-run driver. The accident occurred at the Don Julio Boulevard and Monogram Drive intersection at about 8:30 in the evening, according to the police report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). According to the report, the pedestrian was age 35 and stuck by a silver-colored vehicle that was driving north on Don Julio in the number one lane. 

Accident on Watt Avenue Causes Death of Longboard Rider

Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a woman on October 30 in Antelope at about 7:10 p.m. and then fled the scene. The woman who was killed was identified as Kia Goss, age 40. She was riding a longboard southbound in the northbound bicycle lane on Watt Avenue near Elverta Road when the accident happened, according to Officer Greg Zumstein, a spokesman for the North Sacramento California Highway Patrol (CHP). Paramedics arrived to declare the woman deceased around 10 minutes after the accident occurred.

Motor Vehicle Accident With Pedestrian on Watt Avenue

A pedestrian fatality occurred in Antelope on October 16 after the walker was struck by a van. The incident happened around 4:00 p.m. on southbound Watt Avenue just south of Navaho Drive, according to the report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). After emergency responders arrived at the scene and declared the pedestrian dead. The decedent has been identified by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office as 38-year-old Steven Antonio Sanchez.

Elverta Road Site of Fatal Antelope Accident

Two people died in a single-vehicle crash in Antelope on September 22. The accident occurred on Elverta Road between Northam Drive and Aztec Way before 1:00 in the early morning hours, according to a representative of the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The report by the CHP said that the vehicle with two males aboard was heading down Elverta Way when it left the roadway and hit two trees. The impact caused the car to split into three parts. First responders tried to resuscitate the men, but tragically, they died at the scene due to the impact’s force. The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office has identified the decedents as 18-year-old Christian William Buck of Elverta and 18-year-old Bradley Patrick Johnson of Antelope. Separate GoFundMe pages have been created on behalf of Mr. Christian Buck and Mr. Bradley Johnson to help their families cover final resting expenses.

Driver Charged With Drunk Driving in Antelope Pedestrian Death

A drunk driver may have caused the death of a pedestrian, age 65, along south Walerga Road in Antelope on January 19, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The pedestrian was identified as a North Highlands resident named George James Xedes. The accident happened around 12:35 in the morning close to Elverta Road as the man was walking on the roadway and was struck by an older Toyota Corolla being driven by a Rocklin man, age 25. The pedestrian was declared deceased by first responders with the Sacramento Fire Department about 10 minutes later.

Antelope Pedestrian Fatality Accident

An Antelope pedestrian fatality happened recently along Antelope Road between Grey Wolf Drive and Walerga Road. The accident occurred when a woman, age 49, got out of her vehicle and was struck by two drivers who were heading west on Antelope Road. According to a report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the accident happened at around 7:00 in the evening. The woman was taken to a local hospital and was declared dead there. Her identity has not yet been released by authorities. I would like to extend my sympathy and prayers to family members and friends of the victim in this unfortunate accident.

Antelope Wrongful Death Claim

An Antelope wrongful death claim can arise when a loved one is lost through the negligent actions of another individual or a fatality caused by an omission or a willful act. There are many areas where a wrongful death might occur, leaving behind a grieving family and creating financial distress caused by their loss. Following is some information about wrongful death that can help clarify how it can occur.

Negligence in a Wrongful Death Case

Negligence in a Wrongful Death Case

I’m Ed Smith, an Antelope wrongful death lawyer. Traffic accidents are a matter of concern for those living in Antelope and the surrounding areas of Sacramento County. When a traffic accident is caused by a negligent driver, it can result in a wrongful death for which the family can seek financial compensation. Let’s look at what negligent acts or omissions occur, what causes them and how this affects a wrongful death claim.


Artistic Outlets for Expressing Grief

I’m Ed Smith, an Antelope Wrongful Death Lawyer. One of the most challenging losses we face in life is the death of a loved one, especially under circumstances where the death may have been avoidable. The emotional trauma that persists after the death of a beloved person can feel overwhelming and uncontrollable. However, traumatic experiences can be used to create a positive impact on yourself and society. Our imagination can discover infinite ways to express grief creatively. Here are several suggestions for expressing grief through various arts.

Man Killed in Single-Car Accident

The California Highway Patrol indicated a young man was involved in an Antelope Road traffic fatality on March 26, 2016. Trestin Jones, 21, was ejected from his car early Saturday morning on Interstate 80 near Antelope Road. The CHP said the man’s car drifted off the right shoulder, hitting a guardrail, near the Antelope Road exit in Sacramento County. The car then bounced toward the median. Unfortunately, the car rolled several times, and sadly the driver was ejected. The man died from his injuries. He was from Sacramento. There appeared to be no signs of drug or alcohol contributing to this crash.

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