Wrongful Death

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 [...]

Santa Cruz, CA - Alyssa Roman Killed, Two Injured in Car Accident at Morrissey Blvd & Hwy 1

Santa Cruz, CA – Alyssa Roman Killed, Two Injured in Car Accident at Morrissey Blvd & Hwy 1

Santa Cruz, CA (April 16, 2021) – The Santa Cruz Cruz County Coroner’s Office has identified a 19-year-old San Jose woman killed in a crash that occurred early Wednesday morning, April 14. Alyssa Roman was reportedly riding as a passenger in a 2004 Toyota Camry driven by 19-year-old Richard Quihuis, Jr. The wreck occurred shortly before 2:00 a.m. on the Morrissey Boulevard exit from the southbound lanes of Highway 1. Two additional passengers in the car were able to exit [...]

San Leandro, CA - Two Hospitalized After Three-Car Crash at Hesperian Blvd & Halcyon Dr

Lafayette, CA – UPDATE: Joe Shami Killed in Bicycle Accident at Pleasant Hill Rd & Olympic Blvd

Lafayette, CA (April 15, 2021) – A bicyclist who was hit by a car in Lafayette early Tuesday morning, April 13, has now died. Officers with the Lafayette Police Department put out a statement on social media at 7:17 a.m. that the collision happened at Pleasant Hill Road and Olympic Boulevard. The bicyclist, now identified as 86-year-old Joe Shami, was being treated for injuries at an area medical center but died on Tuesday night. Police say an SUV hit him [...]

Pittsburg, CA – Two Killed, Five Injured in Two-Car Crash on W Leland Rd at John Henry Johnson Pkwy

Pittsburg, CA (April 14, 2021) – An adult and a child were killed and five other people, including children of ages 1, 4, and 10, sustained serious injuries in a crash that occurred on Monday evening, April 12. The driver who allegedly caused the accident was uninjured, and investigators said he showed signs of impairment when he spoke to officers. He was arrested and booked into Martinez County Jail on suspicion of felony gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated, felony driving [...]

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

El Sobrante, CA – Victim Hit & Killed in Pedestrian Accident on San Pablo Dam Rd at May Rd

El Sobrante, CA (April 1, 2021) – A collision on San Pablo Dam Road in El Sobrante early Thursday morning left a pedestrian dead, troopers with the California Highway Patrol said. Authorities say that the crash happened around 7:20 a.m. At that time, a Toyota Corolla traveling eastbound on San Pablo Dam Road near May Road hit the pedestrian. San Pablo Dam Road is a major rural connector in the Bay Area between Highway 24 in Orinda and Interstate 80. [...]