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Galt, CA – Debra Arnette Jackson Dies in Accident on Hwy 99 near Mingo Rd

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Galt, CA (July 19, 2021) – A 65-year-old woman lost her life in a motor vehicle accident in Galt on Sunday, July 18. The accident involved a suspected drunk driver, according to reports. 

The incident occurred on Highway 99 just north of Galt, according to officials. Information from reports states that a 25-year-old man named Estevan Mora was traveling in a Ford Mustang north on Highway 99 when he crashed into the center median near Mingo Road. 

Consequently, plastic and metal debris were dispersed across the northbound lanes of the road. Minutes later, a 63-year-old woman traveling north on the highway in a Toyota Corolla hit some of the debris. She then pulled her vehicle over to the highway’s shoulder. 

Shortly after, another woman, 65-year-old Debra Arnette Jackson, also struck debris in the highway and pulled her Chevy Malibu over to the shoulder just behind the Corolla. According to information from the California Highway Patrol, both women exited their vehicles and spoke about the accident. 

Jackson then walked back to her vehicle. While she was doing so, she was struck by a 43-year old man who attempted to swerve around the debris. 

Jackson was pronounced deceased at the scene by medical professionals. 

Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Debra Arnette Jackson at this time.

California Vehicle Crashes

Auto accidents in California take place too often, most likely due to the very high population there. Recently compiled statistics concerning the number of annual auto accidents in the Golden State reveal that nearly 500,000 auto accidents happen per year in CA. This means that there are thousands of people across the state suffering from injuries and losses concerning car accidents at any given time. The personal injury attorneys at Torem & Associates understand how difficult dealing with the aftermath of an accident can be. You may have questions regarding the worth of your insurance claim. Maybe you’re wondering how long it will take to receive a full and fair settlement. 

An auto accident attorney in Stockton from Torem & Associates will provide you with simple, succinct answers concerning property damage, medical bill coverage, lost wages, and more. We will also help you fill out all the necessary legal paperwork and negotiate with the insurance companies for you. We will even take your case to court if need be. 

Whether you need financial assistance paying for medical bills and vehicle repairs, or you need an attorney to step in and fight for a fair settlement from the insurance company, we’re here to help you. After an accident, you might be confused about whether or not you have a claim for compensation. In order to collect damages, your crash must meet two criteria: 

  • The wreck caused your or a family member’s severe physical injuries. 
  • The collision was partially caused by another person’s carelessness, recklessness, or negligence. 

Our Stockton wrongful death attorneys at Torem & Associates are waiting to answer your questions about what constitutes negligence or the definition of a “severe injury.” If we determine that your collision meets both of these criteria, we will then begin building your claim immediately. Call our law firm today at (888) 500-5000 to discuss legal options available for you. You do not have to face an issue of this magnitude on your own. We are here to help you through the complicated legal process, every step of the way. Call us at your earliest convenience to discuss how you can collect financial compensation depending on the circumstances of your collision. 

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 or near 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 and near 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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