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Merced Pedestrian Accident Fatally Injures Man

Merced Pedestrian Accident Fatally Injures Man

Merced Pedestrian Accident Fatally Injures Man — A pedestrian accident in southwest Merced claimed the life of a man on October 19, 2018. The incident occurred at approximately 8:50 p.m. along the 900 block of West Childs Avenue. Paramedics responding to the accident found a man lying in the roadway with serious injuries. Sadly, medical personnel was not able to help the man, and he succumbed to his injuries at the scene. Officials have withheld his identity due to pending notification of his family members.

My thoughts and prayers are with those who have lost a family member and friend due to this tragic accident.

Merced County Motorcycle Accident Fatality

Merced County Motorcycle Accident Fatality

Merced County Motorcycle Accident Fatality — A motorcycle accident in Merced County claimed the life of a beloved motorcycle church club member on October 21, 2018. The accident occurred shortly after 10:30 p.m. along Valeria Avenue in the vicinity of Bryant Avenue, just east of Dos Palos. The biker was on his way to the grocery store when he reportedly struck a dog in the roadway. The impact of the collision propelled the motorcyclist from his bike, causing him to land along the eastbound lanes of the road. A 38-year-old Dos Palos man was driving his Dodge Challenger eastbound along Valeria Avenue when his vehicle collided with the biker. Sadly, the dog and motorcyclist were both pronounced deceased at the scene. The biker has been identified by his loved ones as 64-year-old David Jess Ring of Merced, a devout member of a local Christian motorcycle club.

Our thoughts and prayers are extended to the friends and family of Mr. Ring during this difficult time.

Fatality Reported in Merced County Motorcycle Accident

Fatality Reported in Merced County Motorcycle Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Merced wrongful death attorney. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), a motorcyclist was found deceased in an area west of Los Banos on August 1, 2018. At approximately 4:40 in the morning, emergency crews responded to separate reports of a grass fire along the east shoulder of Interstate 5 in the vicinity of Highway 152. When crews arrived at the scene, they discovered a motorcycle and a man in the grass fire. Unfortunately, the man was pronounced deceased at the scene. Officials have withheld his identity from the public due to pending notification of next-of-kin.

I would like to extend my sympathies to those grieving the loss of their loved one involved in this accident.

Pedestrian Accident Fatality Reported in Merced County

Pedestrian Accident Fatality Reported in Merced County

I’m Ed Smith, a Merced wrongful death attorney. A pedestrian received fatal injuries when he was hit by a large truck while attempting to cross Highway 165 near Los Banos on July 23, 2018. At approximately 10:40 in the morning, a man was crossing the highway on foot near Mercey Springs Road and Middle Road when he was struck by an oncoming tractor-trailer. Unfortunately, the man was pronounced deceased at the scene by emergency personnel. The identity of the victim has been released by the Merced County Coroner’s Office as 41-year-old Miguel Angel Martinez of Los Banos.

We would like to take this moment to send our healing thoughts and prayers to those grieving the loss of their loved one during this heartwrenching time.

Auto Accident Fatally Injures Los Banos Woman

Los Banos Accident Fatally Injures Woman

I’m Ed Smith, a Merced wrongful death attorney. A local woman lost her life in a single vehicle accident north of Los Banos on July 8, 2018. At approximately 8:30 in the morning, a woman was driving her 2008 Honda sedan southbound along Highway 165 in the vicinity of Salt Slough when her vehicle veered towards the northbound lane of the roadway. The woman reportedly attempted to correct the car. However, her efforts were unsuccessful as the Honda drifted off the west side of the highway. The Honda crashed through a road sign, overturned and came to a rest on its wheels along the side of the roadway. Unfortunately, the Honda driver was pronounced deceased at the scene due to the severity of her sustained injuries. The Merced County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as 27-year-old Renee Echard-Lopez McCoy of Los Banos.

My thoughts and prayers go out to those grieving the loss of their loved one during this difficult time.

Two Killed in Merced County Head-On Collision

Two Killed in Merced County Head-On Collision

I’m Ed Smith, a Merced wrongful death attorney. A head-on collision near Merced claimed the lives of two parties and left several others with injuries on June 24, 2018. At approximately 5:20 in the evening, a man driving a 1992 Mazda pickup truck was traveling northbound along Highway 59 in the vicinity of Canton Road. The Mazda driver was attempting to overtake a big rig but reportedly failed to pass in time and collided head-on with a southbound 2012 Toyota Sienna van. Unfortunately, the accident caused the Mazda driver and a passenger of the Toyota to suffer fatal injuries at the scene. Officials have identified the victims as 31-year-old Jose Alvarado Panigua of El Nido and 84-year-old Victoria Hernandez of Rancho Cucamonga.

I would like to extend my sincere thoughts and sympathies to those grieving the loss of their loved ones during this heart-wrenching time.