Wrongful Death

San Leandro, CA - Woman Killed in Car Wreck at San Leandro Marina on 40 Mulford Point Dr

San Leandro, CA – Woman Killed in Car Wreck at San Leandro Marina on 40 Mulford Point Dr

San Leandro, CA (July 15, 2021) – On late Tuesday evening, July 13, a woman died after her vehicle fell into the water at San Leandro Marina, according to reports released by officers at the scene. Police immediately responded to the marina, located at 40 Mulford Point Drive, after dispatchers called in the crash around 11:00 p.m. Upon arrival, officers saw that the vehicle was fully submerged in the water, and witnesses informed officers that they heard screams coming from [...]

San Jose, CA - Man Killed in Pedestrian Accident at McKee Rd & Jose Figueres Ave

San Jose, CA – Man Killed in Pedestrian Accident at McKee Rd & Jose Figueres Ave

San Jose, CA (July 14, 2021) – A pedestrian died after being struck by a motorist in East San Jose early on Wednesday morning, July 14, authorities said. The fatal accident was reported around 2:30 a.m. at the intersection of eastbound McKee Road with Jose Figueres Avenue,  close to Regional Medical Center. According to a report released by San Jose police, the victim, described only as an elderly male, was rushed to the hospital via ambulance. He was later pronounced [...]

Fremont, CA - UPDATE: Allen Sham Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Peralta Blvd

Fremont, CA – UPDATE: Allen Sham Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Peralta Blvd

Fremont, CA (July 13, 2021) – Officers with the Fremont Police Department are asking for the public’s help in finding a driver who caused a hit-and-run collision that occurred on June 30, leaving one man critically injured. In a statement released on Monday, July 12, police said the victim has since died and identified him as 69-year-old Allen Sham. Sham was walking westbound along the right lane of Peralta Boulevard in the city’s Centerville district shortly after 10:15 p.m. when [...]

Mountain View, CA - One Killed, Two Injured in Two-Car Crash on Hwy 101 SB at Hwy 85

Mountain View, CA – One Killed, Two Injured in Two-Car Crash on Hwy 101 SB at Hwy 85

Mountain View, CA (July 11, 2021) – A man died early Saturday morning, July 10, after a two-car crash that occurred on Highway 101 in Mountain View, authorities said. Shortly after midnight, troopers with the California Highway Patrol said a man in his 40s was driving a Subaru when he collided with a BMW on southbound Highway 101, just north of the Highway 85 connection. The driver of the Subaru then lost control as a result of the impact, causing him [...]

Oakland, CA - Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at 79th Ave & International Blvd

Oakland, CA – Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident at 79th Ave & International Blvd

Oakland, CA (July 10, 2021) – A 33-year-old motorcyclist died on Thursday evening, July 8, after he sustained serious injuries in a collision that occurred in East Oakland. Police say that two vehicles, including one that fled the scene, were involved. The incident happened at the intersection of 79th Avenue and International Boulevard around 10:00 p.m. when the motorcyclist, who was riding westbound on International, collided with a white Pontiac Vibe SUV traveling southbound on 79th and making a left [...]

Chino, CA - Two Killed, One Injured After Car Crash in Chino Pool at Schaefer & East End Aves

Chino, CA – Two Killed, One Injured After Car Crash in Chino Pool at Schaefer & East End Aves

Chino, CA (July 9, 2021) – Two people died after a car struck a median and landed in the backyard pool of a home in a Chino neighborhood early Wednesday, July 7, police said. Around 2:15 a.m., officers with the Chino Police Department responded to a report of a car accident at the intersection of Schaefer Avenue and East End Avenue. Upon arrival, police discovered a car in the pool with all three of the car’s occupants ejected. CPD officers [...]

San Leandro, CA - James Venenciano Killed in Three-Car Crash on I-880 at Aladdin Ave

San Leandro, CA – James Venenciano Killed in Three-Car Crash on I-880 at Aladdin Ave

San Leandro, CA (July 8, 2021) – Two men, including a 70-year-old man from Fremont, died on Thursday morning, July 8, in a collision that’s occurred on Interstate 880 in Alameda County, authorities said. Officials with the coroner’s office identified the Fremont man as James R. Venenciano. Troopers with the California Highway Patrol said he was driving an Acura MDX around 12:30 a.m. southbound on I-880 near Aladdin Avenue. He then collided with a semi-truck driving in the lane closest [...]

Richmond, CA - One Killed in Motorcycle Accident on I-880 at Regatta Blvd

Richmond, CA – One Killed in Motorcycle Accident on I-880 at Regatta Blvd

Richmond, CA (July 2, 2021) – Troopers with the California Highway Patrol are investigating the death of a victim found on a freeway off-ramp early Wednesday morning, June 30. Details regarding what may have happened leading up to the incident were not available immediately, including any information about the victim involved. However, troopers with  CHP‘s Oakland unit responded to the Regatta Boulevard exit and say that the victim was discovered just off westbound Interstate 580 at 7:30 a.m. EMS and [...]

Brentwood, CA - UPDATE: Susan Lovospastor Killed in Two-Car Crash at Brentwood Blvd & Grant St

Brentwood, CA – UPDATE: Susan Lovospastor Killed in Two-Car Crash at Brentwood Blvd & Grant St

Brentwood, CA (July 1, 2021) – Authorities have identified a woman that was killed in a vehicle collision that occurred on Sunday afternoon, June 27, and added that the wreck left another person with serious injuries. In a statement released in conjunction with California Highway Patrol troopers, East Contra Costa Fire District firefighters said they responded to the crash around 3:30 p.m. at Brentwood Boulevard and Grant Street. Upon arrival, rescue units discovered two vehicles that had sustained major damage. [...]

San Jose, CA - Man Killed in Car Accident on I-880 SB at Bascom Ave

San Jose, CA – Man Killed in Car Accident on I-880 SB at Bascom Ave

San Jose, CA (June 30, 2021) – A driver was killed in a crash that occurred on a South Bay freeway Wednesday afternoon, June 30, authorities said with the California Highway Patrol said. CHP reported the collision around 4:15 p.m. and said that it occurred on the southbound Interstate 880 off-ramp to Bascom Avenue in San Jose. CHP Officer Ross Lee said that the driver, described as a man between 50 and 60 years old, was pronounced dead at the [...]