Ray Espinoza Jr., 30, Dies of Injuries Suffered in Motorcycle Accident
LOCATION: San Diego
DATE OF COLLISION: Thursday, August 16th
September 13, 2018- According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, Ray Espinoza Jr., 30, has been identified as the man who died of his injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident last month.
According to authorities, the 30-year-old man has been traveling westbound on Friars Road at around 12:30 p.m.
U-Haul Truck Involved
At the same time, the driver of a U-Haul truck had been making a turn onto Gaines Street near the Riverwalk Golf Club.
For unknown reasons, the two collided causing Espinoza to be ejected from his motorcycle which immediately burst into flames, per the Tribune.
Espinoza was rushed to a trauma center, where he remained for eight days until succumbing to his injuries on Friday, August 24th.
No injuries were sustained by the operator of the U-Haul truck.
Ray’s parents of seven siblings have set up a GoFundMe account where donations can be made to help their family.
*We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of the victim as they search for peace and comfort.
Wrongful Death Attorney
Based on the information provided in the report, it remains unclear who will be help responsible for the collision. San Diego PD has likely already thoroughly investigated the incident itself with the compiled evidence they obtained at the scene. Police officials usually examine all potential factors including speed, the possible involvement of alcohol or drugs, or whether or not there were any mechanical issues with an involved vehicle. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicle and the motorcycle such as point of impact, final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this accident, the surviving family members of Ray Espinoza may be granted the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver involved pending the investigation results. Family members of wrongful death victims are entitled to seek a recompense for the funeral costs, loss of future income, and loss of love and companionship.
If your family is looking for legal counsel, contact our law firm today at 855-703-4186.
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