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Modesto, CA – Woman Loses Life in Fatal Pedestrian Crash on McHenry Ave near Standiford Ave

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Modesto, CA (June 16, 2021) – One woman is dead after she suffered fatal injuries when she was struck by a vehicle on Monday, June 14 in Modesto. The wreck was reported in the early morning hours, at around 3:00 a.m. 

A pedestrian was struck by a Cadillac that was headed north on McHenry Avenue in the vicinity of Standiford Avenue. Police stated that the driver stayed on-site and cooperated with the investigation. 

The woman was rushed to an area medical center shortly after she was hit by the vehicle. Authorities stated that she succumbed to her injuries within 24 hours. Her name and age have not been released at this time. 

Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the crash. Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for their full recovery. 

California Auto Accidents

More than 400 people suffer injuries in California auto collisions each day. The consequences of a serious crash are often stressful for injured victims. Usually, accident victims have numerous doubts and many questions concerning how to move forward after such an ordeal.

Although it is true that the majority of motor vehicle accidents end in minor injuries for those involved, tens of thousands of people will require emergency medical care, hospitalization, surgeries, and more due to the injuries they sustain in car accidents. 

Based on the kind of car accident, the odds of critical and life-threatening injuries may be higher for certain people. There are many instances where car accident victims receive traumatic brain injuries, injuries to their spinal cord, broken and fractured bones, as well as additional injuries that leave them to deal with emotional trauma and overwhelming physical pain.

Working with an aggressive and skilled legal team in the aftermath of your car accident can make a huge difference in your ability to recover. Since 1983, California personal injury attorneys at Torem & Associates have helped thousands of victims throughout California defend their legal rights after being injured in accidents that were caused by reckless and negligent drivers.

Our attorneys are committed to helping our clients get the justice they are entitled to after suffering financial, physical, and mental damages as a result of another person’s negligence. 

In addition to the physical and mental suffering and pain that victims must endure, they are often faced with mounting medical bills while being forced to take time off of work for their injuries. When people are hurt in accidents resulting from negligent and reckless drivers, they should reach out to a car accident attorney in California as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they will inevitably face moving forward in their lives.

We provide reliable and aggressive legal representation to make sure that our clients are in the best position possible to move forward, get the medical treatment they need for their injuries and recovery. If you have been injured in an accident, and you believe a negligent driver caused your accident, contact our personal injury law firm in California at (888) 500-5000 to see how we can help you.

Note: Our team of writers utilizes secondary sources when creating these posts.  These sources include but are not limited to local news reports, police accident reports, and eyewitness accounts about serious injury accidents in Stockton.  For that reason, the details surrounding the incident have not been independently verified by our team of writers.  If you locate any information that is not correct in our post, please contact our firm right away so that we correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available.  

Disclaimer: Our firm, Torem & Associates, has worked hard to become valued members of the local business community.  We write these posts as a way to bring awareness to the dangers of driving or being a passenger in any type of automobile accident. We hope that through awareness, people will use additional caution when out on the roadways in Stockton and throughout California to prevent being seriously injured in a crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post is meant to be informational and is not intended to be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. The photos used in the post are not representative of the actual accident scene. 


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