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Two Stockton Residents Killed in Rollover Accident

Two Stockton residents were killed in a rollover accident in Sacramento County on May 19, 2019. The incident occurred shortly after 12:30 a.m. along Sheldon Lake Drive, a short distance from the intersection of Sunrise Boulevard and Grant Line Road. The car wreck involved a 2016 Toyota Avalon that was traveling eastbound along Sheldon Lake Drive and drifted off the roadway for unknown reasons. The vehicle overturned several times before coming to a rest on its roof. The occupants in the car, identified as a male motorist and female passenger, suffered fatal injuries in the collision. Officials have identified the decedents as 63-year-old Eddie Foster and 65-year-old Beverly Foster, both residents of Stockton. I would like to take the time to express my sincere sympathy to the loved ones of the decedents in their time of loss.

Injuries Reported in Stockton Pedestrian Accident

Injuries were reported after a recent Stockton pedestrian accident. The incident occurred shortly before 8:20 a.m. near West Lane and Bourbon Street. The motorist of a pickup reportedly collided with a pedestrian in the area. Officials reported that the driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with investigators. Unfortunately, the pedestrian was transported to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries. An update regarding the pedestrian’s condition has not yet been released by officials.

Man Killed in Stockton Pedestrian Accident

A man was killed in a recent Stockton pedestrian accident. The incident occurred shortly after 5:00 in the morning along East Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. A pedestrian attempted to cross the street when he was hit by an eastbound Ford Explorer SUV in the No. 1 Lane. The motorist stayed at the scene and cooperated with authorities conducting the investigation. The pedestrian was transported to the hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office has identified the decedent as Candido Gomez, a 55-year-old resident of Stockton. I would like to send my healing thoughts and prayers to the loved ones of Mr. Gomez in their time of loss.

Two Injured in Stockton Motorcycle Accident

Two parties were injured in a Stockton motorcycle accident on the morning of April 30, 2019. The incident occurred shortly after 6:30 a.m. in the area of Walker Lane and Main Street. A Ford pickup was headed westbound along Main Street while a Suzuki motorcycle was traveling eastbound. For unknown reasons, the truck and the bike collided head-on. The driver of the Ford suffered minor injuries. It is unknown whether the Ford motorist was hospitalized for their injuries. The rider of the Suzuki was transported to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries. An update regarding the condition of the biker has not yet been released by the California Highway Patrol (CHP).

May 2019 Stockton Community Event Calendar

As spring is actively present all around us, more and more organizations are taking advantage of this nice change in weather by setting up community activities open to the public. There are cultural holiday events, sports events, art events, and so much more. The best part is that if you live in or near Stockton, these events are all within driving distance. I have collected a short list of local activities taking place this May. They are listed below for your convenience.

Injuries Reported in Stockton Auto Accident

Injuries were reported after a Stockton auto accident on the night of April 28, 2019. The incident occurred shortly after 11:00 p.m. along Interstate 5 near the off-ramp for Country Club Boulevard. A preliminary report by the California Highway Patrol (CHP) suggested that two cars collided for unknown reasons. An ambulance was requested at the scene to render aid to those injured in the crash. The number of injured parties and their conditions have not yet been disclosed by officials.

The Treatment of an Infected Laceration

An infected laceration could occur following even minor motor vehicle collisions. Cuts and scrapes are frequent in a car accident. In some cases, stitches might be needed to repair them. There are many ways that someone could suffer a serious laceration in a car accident. These include:

The Signs and Symptoms of Internal Bleeding

Internal bleeding is one of the most life-threatening complications of motor vehicle collisions. The body relies on blood to carry oxygen and nutrients to the various organs and tissues. While most people are familiar with the importance of stopping external bleeding from scrapes, cuts, and lacerations, internal bleeding is just as deadly. In internal bleeding, the body’s blood vessels are damaged, and blood is leaking into the internal body cavities. Some of the locations that internal bleeding could occur include:

Man Killed in Pedestrian Accident Near Stockton

A man was killed in a pedestrian accident near Stockton on the night of April 20, 2019. The incident occurred shortly after 10:30 in the evening along northbound Highway 99 near Farmington Road just between the Golden Gate Avenue and Mariposa Road interchanges. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported a pedestrian had walked from the right shoulder to enter the traffic lanes. While doing so, he was struck by a passing Acura TL sedan. Sadly, the man succumbed to his injuries at the scene. The San Joaquin County Coroner’s Office has not yet named the decedent due to pending notification of next-of-kin. Our hearts go out to the loved ones of the man who lost his life in this devastating accident.

Woman Killed in Stockton Head-On Collision

A woman was killed, and four others were injured in a Stockton head-on collision on the afternoon of April 14, 2019. A 2014 Nissan was heading south on State Route 99 Frontage Road between Hogan Lane and East Harney Lane shortly before 2:00 p.m. As a northbound 2000 Chrysler approached the Nissan, the Nissan reportedly veered into the oncoming traffic lane and struck the Chrysler head-on. The collision resulted in four parties suffering minor to major injuries. Sadly, a woman riding in the Nissan suffered fatal injuries at the scene. Officials have identified her as 21-year-old Judith Herrera-Velazquez of Lodi. I would like to send my thoughts and prayers to those mourning the loss of their loved one during this difficult time.