Man, 24, Victim in Oxnard Pedestrian Accident
OXNARD (May 30, 2018)– According to KEYT News, a deadly pedestrian versus auto collision left a man identified as Estevan Estrada, 24, with fatal injuries Wednesday morning at the intersection of Victoria Avenue and 5th Street.
Oxnard police officials were dispatched to the crash site which transpired at roughly 6:30 a.m.
According to the report, a maroon colored sedan was the alleged involved vehicle that struck Estrada who sustained grave injuries.
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Paramedics hastily arrived to provide proper medical care attention to the 24-year-old Oxnard man before rushing him to the hospital. Shortly after the victim’s admittance to trauma, Estrada sadly succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
Details remain scarce in regards to the collision and the series of events that occurred leading up to it.
Major traffic delays ultimately ensued as a result as Oxnard PD remained present at the scene as of 10:50 a.m.
According to KEYT News, the driver of the maroon sedan was not arrested, however, the investigation remains ongoing at this time.
Johnson Attorneys Group’s condolences remain with the family members and all friends of Estevan Estrada and his family. We hope they are brought peace and comfort at this time.
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Based on the details provided so far from the report, it seems as though the driver may share at least some responsibility for the collision which left the pedestrian man fatally injured. There are still many unanswered questions, however, under California law, drivers who are approaching a pedestrian are required to exercise due care and reduce their speed for the safety of the pedestrian.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the family members of Estevan Estrada may be subject to a wrongful death lawsuit following this incident. Families of wrongful death victims are entitled to compensation for damages including funeral costs, pain and suffering, and loss of love and companionship.
If you would like to speak with our experienced Oxnard wrongful death attorneys call to request a free consultation at 855-703-4186.
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