Ronnie Aldaco, 32, Victim in Bicycle Accident
DATE OF INCIDENT: Tuesday, September 11th
September 12, 2018- According to the Sacramento Police Department, Ronnie Aldaco, 32, of Elk Grove, has been identified as the man fatally injured in a bicycle accident yesterday morning.
Authorities responded to the collision at roughly 6:00 a.m. on Gerber Road at or near Reese Road.
According to officials, Aldaco had been riding in the eastbound lanes of Gerber Road before being struck by an alleged Toyota pickup truck.
The 32-year-old man was tragically pronounced dead at the scene upon the arrival of emergency personnel.
Details in regards to the cause of the collision were not provided in the report as the investigation is currently ongoing.
*We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of the victim as they search for peace and comfort.
Elk Grove and Sacramento Wrongful Death Attorney
Based on the information provided in this report, there are still many questions that remain unanswered. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast the driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the vehicle. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the driver and the bicycle such as point of impact, final resting positions of each vehicle, skid marks, and gouge marks.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the family members of Ronnie Aldaco will be subject to a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver of the truck pending the findings of the investigation. Wrongful death victims are entitled to compensation for damages including medical expenses, funeral costs, lost future income, pain and suffering, 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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