Crystal Oaxaca Killed in Fresno Pedestrian Accident at Blackstone Avenue and Ashlan Avenue
FRESNO, Calif. (November 7, 2019) – Crystal Oaxaca, 38, of Fresno, was identified as the pedestrian struck Tuesday night by a pickup truck at Blackstone Avenue and Ashlan Avenue in Fresno.
The fatal pedestrian accident was reported to police about 9:30 p.m. on November 5th. The victim was identified by the Fresno County Sheriff Coroner’s Office.
Police stated that Oaxaca had been sitting on a sidewalk prior to the collision. Witnesses told authorities that she allegedly crawled into traffic lanes and was struck by a 26-year-old woman driving a pickup truck who was pulling out of nearby Motel 6.
The woman suffered major injuries and was hospitalized, but later died of her injuries.
It’s unknown at this time whether drugs or alcohol were factors. The crash remains under investigation.