Articles Tagged with Stockton Wrongful Death Lawyer

Accident Kills Pedestrian Near Crosstown Freeway

Accident Kills Pedestrian Near Crosstown Freeway

Accident Kills Pedestrian Near Crosstown Freeway — Recently, a hit and run accident near the Crosstown Freeway in Stockton claimed the life of a man. The incident occurred at approximately 7:51 in the evening in a residential neighborhood along Hazelton Avenue in the vicinity of Stanislaus Street. Emergency personnel responding to the scene found an injured pedestrian lying on the ground. Unfortunately, the pedestrian succumbed to his injuries at the scene. Officials have yet to identify the victim due to the pending notification of family members.

Fatality Reported in Stockton Pedestrian Accident

Fatality Reported in Stockton Pedestrian Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton wrongful death lawyer. A pedestrian received fatal injuries after being hit by a motor vehicle in southeast Stockton on August 9, 2018. Shortly after 12:30 in the afternoon, a driver of a blue Chevrolet Malibu sedan was traveling eastbound along Section Avenue and attempted to turn onto Adelbert Avenue. While doing so, the driver reportedly lost control of the vehicle and drifted into the oncoming traffic lanes. The Chevrolet then struck the front-end of a parked tractor-trailer moments before colliding with a man standing outside the large truck. The man suffered serious injuries and was transported to the San Joaquin County Hospital for treatment. Unfortunately, he was unable to recover from his injuries and passed away during hospitalization. Authorities have not yet released the identity of the man due to a pending notification of family members.

Auto Accident Injures Stockton Residents Near Williams

Auto Accident Injures Stockton Residents Near Williams

I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton personal injury lawyer. An auto accident claimed the life of one party and left five with traumatic injuries on June 17, 2018. At approximately 12:30 in the afternoon, a woman was driving her Ford Fusion eastbound along Highway 20 when her vehicle veered off onto the right shoulder of the roadway and struck a guardrail. The Ford continued uncontrollably into the westbound lane and collided head-on with a 2006 Honda Odyssey. Due to the impact of the collision, the Honda came to a rest along the westbound lane of Highway 20 while the Ford overturned onto its roof. The motorist and four passengers of the Honda, all identified as residents of Stockton, were transported by medical personnel to a hospital for treatment of injuries described as major to moderate. Unfortunately, the driver of the Ford was pronounced deceased at the scene. Officials have identified the victim as 52-year-old Barbara Newton of Orangevale.

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Understanding Wrongful Death Lawsuits

I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton wrongful death lawyer. When a family member dies, you are unable to think of much more than their absence. Suddenly, your family has lost a trusted mother, father, child or spouse and life seems empty. However, soon enough, financial worries will mingle with grief. Today, burial costs and funeral expenses are high, and the loss of the decedent’s financial contribution to the family is gone. If the person’s death was due to negligence, the family can be compensated for their loss.

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Stockton Crash Fatally Injures Three

I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton wrongful death lawyer. Three people were traveling together by car east of Stockton during the morning hours of Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Unfortunately, the three vehicle occupants were involved in a crash which caused them to suffer fatal injuries.

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Stockton Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Accident

I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton personal injury attorney. An elderly pedestrian was struck by a hit-and-run driver in southeast Stockton during the afternoon hours of Thursday, May 4, 2017. Sadly, the collision caused the pedestrian to suffer fatal injuries.

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DUI Crash Kills Passenger

I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton wrongful death lawyer. A man was traveling with a female passenger in his vehicle along Interstate 5 in Stockton during the midnight hour of Sunday, February 5, 2017. The man was driving under the influence of alcohol at the time he crashed his vehicle. Unfortunately, the impact of the collision caused his female passenger to suffer fatal injuries.