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Man Killed in Pedestrian Accident in South Stockton

The San Joaquin County Coroner’s Office has recently identified the man who was killed in a pedestrian accident in the south Stockton area. The decedent, 26-year-old Devonte Jones, was walking in the area of Lincoln Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in south Stockton when he was hit by an oncoming vehicle at approximately 7:23 p.m. Upon the arrival of officers from the Stockton Police Department (Stockton PD), authorities located Mr. Jones and pronounced him deceased at the scene. The driver involved in the Stockton pedestrian accident stayed at the scene and cooperated with officials in the investigation.

Woman Killed in Single-Vehicle Crash Near Stockton

A woman from Tracy was killed in a single-vehicle crash on rural Highway 4 near the Stockton area on the night of Friday, November 6, 2020. The car accident occurred on State Route 4 in the vicinity of Milton Road in an unincorporated area of Stanislaus County shortly after 11:00 p.m. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) said a woman was behind the wheel of a 1998 Nissan Altima and was headed eastbound on SR-4 when she reportedly lost control of her vehicle. The Nissan struck a dirt embankment, causing it to go airborne and land on the roadway on the rear-end.

Legal Terms – A Foreign Vocabulary

Sometimes lawyers have a tendency to use confusing legal terms in conversation, assuming that everyone will understand what they mean.  Of course, that is not the case – legal professionals have their own vocabulary that is often foreign to those outside of the community.  In this article, we will define some of the most common legal terms used in our AutoAccident.com practice and within our blog.

Crash Involving Overturned Big Rig in Stockton

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported a crash in Stockton, CA, involving a big rig that allegedly lost control and overturned on its side. The truck accident occurred on the morning of Thursday, August 27, 2020, on eastbound Highway 4 to northbound Highway 99 around 6:30 a.m. The big rig reportedly veered out of control on the transition ramp and landed on its side. Details regarding how the trucker lost control of the vehicle were not immediately available as an investigation into the incident is ongoing by the CHP.

Injuries Reported After Hit and Run in Stockton

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported injuries after a hit and run in Stockton, CA, on the afternoon of May 5, 2020. The crash occurred on Highway 26 near North Duncan Road shortly after 4:40 p.m. A black sedan and a gray sedan was involved in a collision. The impact of the crash reportedly caused the black car to catch fire. Fortunately, all the parties in the black sedan were able to exit the vehicle safely. According to the CHP, one of the drivers allegedly fled the scene after the car accident. Details, including the suspect driver and conditions of those injured, were not immediately available.

Stockton Man Killed in Madera Auto Accident

A Stockton man was killed in a Madera auto accident on the morning of May 12, 2019. The incident occurred shortly before 6:30 a.m. along the northbound lanes of Highway 99 near the interchange for State Route 152. A driver of a 2004 Chevrolet Malibu attempted to merge westbound onto SR 152 when he lost control of his vehicle, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported. The Chevrolet crashed into a metal guard rail and cement barrier before becoming airborne and overturning several times. The vehicle later came to a rest on its wheels facing south. The three occupants inside the Chevrolet were all ejected from the car. The motorist was transported to the hospital for treatment of moderate injuries while one of his passengers sitting in the back seat was hospitalized for serious injuries. Sadly, the front seat passenger succumbed to his injuries at the scene. The CHP said that the identity of the decedent will be made available after his family has been notified. Our thoughts and prayers are with the friends and family of the man who lost his life in this devastating accident.

Man Critically Injured in Stockton Bicycle Accident

A man was critically injured in a recent Stockton bicycle accident near Sonora Street and Sierra Nevada Street. The incident occurred shortly before 8:00 p.m. when a driver of a Chevrolet Impala crashed into a man riding his bicycle in the area. The Chevrolet motorist continued north without checking on the cyclist, the Stockton Police Department reported. The bicycle rider was transported to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries. An update regarding his condition has not yet been released by officials.

Bicycle Accident Fatally Injures Stockton Man

A recent bicycle accident claimed the life of a beloved Stockton man and sushi chef. The incident occurred at March Lane and Percissi Lane shortly after 10:00 p.m. A man riding a Huffy Beach Cruiser bike entered the controlled intersection and was hit by two separate cars. One of the vehicles involved remained at the scene while the other left. Officers responding to the scene found the cyclist lying in the roadway. Medical personnel rendered aid to the injured man, but their efforts were unfortunately unsuccessful. Sadly, the cyclist was pronounced deceased at the scene. Officials have identified the victim as 32-year-old Binbin Zhuang of Stockton. I would like to send my heartfelt prayers to those who lost a loved one in this devastating accident.

Stockton Hit and Run Pedestrian Fatality

A Stockton hit and run pedestrian fatality occurred on the night of February 12 along Interstate 5, just north of Pershing Avenue. A person was reportedly walking along the interstate in the No. 3 lane when they were struck by an oncoming vehicle, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). Investigators from CHP said the driver of the car did not contact law enforcement or stop following the incident. Sadly, the pedestrian involved in the accident succumbed to their injuries at the scene. Officials have identified the decedent as 42-year-old September Escobar of Stockton. We would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the loved ones of Ms. Escobar during this difficult time.

Valentine’s Day Events in Stockton

Love is in the air in Stockton. That special day of the year is quickly approaching us, and you may be stressed over not having any plans to share with that special someone in your life. Look no further – we’ve got you covered! Below I have a short list of Valentine’s Day activities that will be perfect for any couple. We have included a diverse group of activities to satisfy any couple – there are events for the thrill-seeking couples, the artistic couples, and for the foodie couples. Find the perfect date night and make your reservations now!

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