Wrongful Death

San Jose, CA - UPDATE: Diana Chacon Killed in Agave Sports Bar Accident at 544 W Alma Ave

San Jose, CA – Man Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Kooser Rd at Camden Ave

San Jose, CA (May 6, 2021) – A man died late Tuesday evening after he was struck by a driver who fled the scene in South San Jose, according to police. Officers say that the victim was riding eastbound on an electric bicycle on Kooser Road, a residential street near Blossom Hill Road and Camden Avenue, around 10:00 p.m. when he fell. Police say he was immediately hit by a trailing driver who then left the scene. No information about the [...]

San Francisco, CA - One Injured in SF National Hotel Fire at Stevenson & Seventh Sts

Oakland, CA – Man Killed in Multi-Vehicle Accident at Eighth St & Fifth Ave

Oakland, CA (May 5, 2021) – A San Leandro man was killed in a crash that occurred on Tuesday, May 4, at an intersection east of Lake Merritt, authorities said. Around 8:30 a.m., officers received several reports of a collision involving multiple vehicles at Eighth Street and Fifth Avenue. When officers arrived, they discovered a man trapped inside a four-door 2009 Nissan Altima that had been hit by at least one other vehicle before coming to rest in the 500 [...]

Dixon, CA - Teen Girl Struck & Killed By Tractor-Trailer on I-80 at Dixon Ave

Oakland, CA – One Killed in Two-Car Crash on I-880 SB at 66th Ave

Oakland, CA (May 1, 2021) – One person died early Saturday morning, May 1, in a two-vehicle crash that occurred on Interstate 880 in Oakland, according to troopers with the California Highway Patrol. The crash was reported around 4:30 a.m. and involved an SUV and a Honda sedan that collided in the southbound lanes of I-880 near 66th Avenue, the CHP reported. Officers who responded to the scene found one person lying in the roadway, who was pronounced dead at [...]

San Francisco, CA - Marvin Hernandez Killed in Head-on Crash on SR 99 at Fulkerth & Lander Aves

San Jose, CA – Woman Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Monterey Hwy at Curtner Ave

San Jose, CA (April 29, 2021) – A driver hit a woman and fled the scene at one of the city’s busiest intersections on Wednesday evening, April 28, according to reports from the San Jose Police Department. The collision was reported just after 8:30 p.m. on Monterey Highway, just north of Curtner Avenue. The incident occurred close to the Plant Shopping Center and Oak Hill Memorial Park. According to initial police reports, a woman was using a walker to cross [...]

San Francisco, CA - One Killed, One Injured in Pedestrian Accident at Polk & Hayes Sts

San Francisco, CA – Kenneth McLeod Killed in Pedestrian Accident at Geary & Park Presidio Blvds

San Francisco, CA (April 28, 2021) – A man who was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on Saturday, April 24, in San Francisco has now been identified. Per reports from authorities, Kenneth McLeod, 28, was hit around 12:20 a.m. near the corner of Geary Boulevard and Park Presidio Boulevard. The driver who struck him fled after the collision. Paramedics were dispatched to treat McLeod, but he was pronounced dead at the scene. Police did not immediately provide a description [...]

Fremont, CA - Gaze Mohammed Hit & Killed in Car Crash on I-880 at Alvarado Blvd

San Jose, CA – Two Killed, Two Injured in Car Accident on Lawrence Expy at Mitty Way

San Jose, CA (April 27, 2021) – Two people died after their car was hit by a driver fleeing deputies with the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office late Monday evening, April 26, in West San Jose. The collision occurred around 10:00 p.m. on the Lawrence Expressway near Mitty Way. Deputies tried to pull over a northbound 2017 Honda Accord for an unspecified traffic violation, according to authorities. The Honda driver reportedly did not stop, ran a red light, and hit [...]

San Jose, CA - Woman Killed, Two Injured in Agave Sports Bar Accident at 544 W Alma Ave

San Francisco, CA – Obed Orellena, Two Injured in Three-Car Accident at 200 S Maple Ave

San Francisco, CA (April 22, 2021) – A head-on collision occurred in South San Francisco on Tuesday afternoon, April 20, leaving one man dead and two other victims hospitalized with major injuries, police said. Officers with the South San Francisco Police Department said that the accident involved three vehicles and was reported around 12:20 p.m. in the 200 block of South Maple Avenue. The man who died was identified by the San Mateo County coroner’s office as 25-year-old Obed Orellena. [...]

San Jose, CA - Man Dies After Bicycle Accident at Leigh Ave & San Carlos St

San Jose, CA – Man Dies After Bicycle Accident at Leigh Ave & San Carlos St

San Jose, CA (April 21, 2021) – A man has died from injuries he sustained when he was hit by a motorcycle while riding his bicycle earlier this month, according to reports released by the San Jose Police Department. Officers say that the collision was reported around 9:45 p.m. on April 1 near Leigh Avenue and San Carlos Street. Initial investigation revealed that the man was riding his bike across San Carlos Street when a motorcyclist traveling eastbound hit him. The [...]

Fremont, CA - Fatal Car Accident Reported on Lowry Rd at Falcon Dr

Fremont, CA – Fatal Car Accident Reported on Lowry Rd at Falcon Dr

Fremont, CA (April 20, 2021) – At least one person died in a collision that occurred on Monday evening, April 19, in Fremont, police said. According to officers, the accident occurred at 9:04 p.m. on Lowry Road at Falcon Drive. The area was closed for several hours for an investigation, according to police. The accident remains under investigation, and no further details have been released. Officers say that at least one victim was pronounced dead at the scene and one other [...]

San Francisco, CA - One Injured in Motorcycle Accident at Hyde & California Sts

Santa Cruz, CA – Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident on Hwy 1 at Waddell Creek

Santa Cruz, CA (April 19, 2021) – A 59-year-old San Francisco man died on Saturday evening after a car rear-ended his motorcycle on State Route 1 in Santa Cruz County, authorities said. Officers say that the crash was reported shortly after 5:00 p.m. and occurred on Highway 1 south of Waddell Creek. Troopers with the California Highway Patrol stated in their initial reports that a 59-year-old Los Gatos woman driving a Subaru Impreza southbound didn’t see a Harley-Davidson motorcycle ahead [...]