Articles Tagged with Modesto Wrongful Death Attorney

A Modesto fatal pedestrian collision occurred on December 10, 2018. The incident happened around 7:00 in the evening along Coffee Road, just north of Orangeburg Avenue. A 55-year-old man and another pedestrian were crossing when the man was hit by an oncoming 1990 GMC pickup truck. Medical personnel were called to the scene to transport him to a local hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries. Sadly, he succumbed to his injuries during hospitalization. His identity has been withheld pending the notification of his family members.

I would like to extend my condolences to the loved ones of the man who lost his life in this tragic accident.

Pedestrian Accident Kills Woman Near Modesto

A pedestrian accident occurred on December 5 at the intersection of Pelandale Avenue and Chapman Road in Modesto. A woman was walking across the street when she was hit by an oncoming vehicle. The driver of that car reportedly fled the scene following the incident, leaving the walker behind to succumb to her injuries. Officials have identified the victim as 60-year-old Irene Arellano of Modesto.

Modesto ATV Accident Fatality

A recent ATV accident in west Modesto claimed the life of a man. The accident occurred shortly before 10:30 in the morning along South Carpenter Road, just north of the Chicago Avenue intersection. A driver of a southbound Ford Fusion allegedly turned left across the northbound lane and collided with a four-wheel Kawasaki. The impact of the collision reportedly propelled the rider from the Kawasaki. Medical personnel responding to the accident scene performed lifesaving measures on the rider and transported him to a local hospital for treatment. Unfortunately, the rider succumbed to his injuries during hospitalization. Officials have identified the victim as 34-year-old Harry Raymond Guthmiller III of Modesto.

Collision Kills Pedestrian Near Modesto — Recently, a hit and run accident in south Modesto claimed the life of a pedestrian. The crash occurred shortly after 3:00 in the morning along Crows Landing Road, just north of Blankenburg Avenue. A pedestrian was walking in the southbound lane of Crows Landing Road when an oncoming vehicle collided with the walker. The driver of that car reportedly fled the scene following the pedestrian accident, leaving the victim behind to succumb to their injuries. Officials have identified the victim as 32-year-old Richard Green of Ceres.

My thoughts and prayers are with the loved ones of Mr. Green during this difficult time.

Modesto Pedestrian Accident Fatality

Modesto Pedestrian Accident Fatality

Modesto Pedestrian Accident Fatality — A hit and run accident in north Modesto claimed the life of a female pedestrian on October 6, 2018. The accident occurred at approximately 5:00 in the morning along Claratina Avenue in the vicinity of Oakdale Road. Witnesses said that a woman was walking along Claratina Avenue when she was struck by an oncoming vehicle. The driver fled from the scene following the collision. Responding officers discovered the injured woman lying in the roadway and contacted medical personnel to render lifesaving treatments to the woman. Sadly, their efforts were unsuccessful and she passed away at the scene. Officials have identified the victim as 35-year-old Olena Gaines of Modesto.

Driver Sought Following Modesto Pedestrian Fatality

Driver Sought Following Modesto Pedestrian Fatality

Driver Sought Following Modesto Pedestrian Fatality — A pickup truck driver has been sought by local authorities after reportedly fleeing the scene of a fatal pedestrian accident near downtown Modesto on September 11, 2018. A man was walking south along the right edge of Spencer Avenue in the vicinity of Maze Boulevard while pushing a handcart. A witness reported that a pickup truck was traveling at a high rate of speed and hit the man from behind. The motorist allegedly stopped for a brief moment then continued south on Spencer Avenue, leaving the man behind to suffer from his injuries. Unfortunately, the victim passed away following the accident. The Stanislaus County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as 49-year-old Darrell McDaniel of Modesto.

Pedestrian Accident Kills Modesto Man

Pedestrian Accident Kills Modesto Man

Pedestrian Accident Kills Modesto Man. A pedestrian accident on September 6, 2018, near the Vintage Faire Mall, left a local man with fatal injuries. The incident occurred at approximately 8:30 in the evening where a 32-year-old man was driving a Hyundai Sonata southbound along Prescott Road just north of the mall. As the driver approached the intersection of Peach Drive and Andrew Avenue, his vehicle collided with a pedestrian walking westbound across the road. Emergency personnel responding to the scene transported the man to a local hospital for immediate treatment. Unfortunately, the man succumbed to his injuries during hospitalization. Authorities have identified the victim as Michael Maestas, a 53-year-old resident of Modesto.

Modesto Man Dies Following Accident

Modesto Man Dies Following Accident

Modesto Man Dies Following Accident. A man passed away during hospitalization 11 days after a hit and run accident in south Modesto on August 29, 2018. The accident took place along Rouse Avenue and AnniLane at approximately 11:30 a.m. on August 18. According to reports, the man was leaning over his bicycle and looking at something while standing alongside the road when he was hit by an oncoming Nissan sedan. The Nissan driver reportedly fled the scene following the collision, leaving the victim behind to suffer from his injuries. Emergency personnel, responding to the accident, transported the man to an area hospital for immediate treatment. An initial report had affirmed that the victim had suffered trauma to the head but was expected to survive. Unfortunately, a family member recently indicated that the victim was pronounced brain dead and passed away on the morning of August 29. Officials have identified the victim as 49-year-old Joseph Najar of Modesto.

Modesto Man Killed in Single Vehicle Accident

Modesto Man Killed in Single Vehicle Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Modesto wrongful death attorney. A local man was left with fatal injuries after a single vehicle accident that occurred southwest of Modesto on July 20, 2018. A man was driving his 2001 Dodge SUV southbound along Stone Avenue in the vicinity of Paradise Road when, for unknown reasons, he reportedly failed to slow his vehicle down before the street ended. The Dodge continued off the road and traveled down an embankment, causing the vehicle to overturn as a result. Emergency personnel were notified of the accident at approximately 7:20 p.m. and responded to the scene. Unfortunately, the man was pronounced deceased at the scene due to the severity of his sustained injuries. Authorities have publicly identified the victim as 26-year-old Sergio Ibarra of Modesto.

Bicycle Accident Fatally Injures Man Near South Modesto

Bicycle Accident Fatally Injures Man Near South Modesto

I’m Ed Smith, a Modesto wrongful death attorney. A man passed away when he was hit by a vehicle while riding his bicycle in south Modesto on July 19, 2018. At approximately 10:10 in the evening, a 57-year-old man was riding his bike westbound across South Seventh Street in the vicinity of Pecos Avenue when he was struck by an oncoming Toyota Sienna minivan. The Toyota reportedly struck the rider at approximately 25 mph, causing the man to be ejected off his bicycle and fall along the eastbound shoulder of the road. The man was transported by emergency personnel to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. Officials have withheld his identity due to a pending family notification.