The Fresno Bee reports that on January 26, 2021, motorcyclist Ricardo Simpson, 34, of Fresno, was killed in Central Fresno when a truck hit him on East Ashlan Ave. near Cedar Ave.
The Fresno Police Department reports that the accident occurred at around 6:00 PM. They explain that Ricardo Simpson was riding his motorcycle westbound on Ashlan, when a truck was turning north toward a nearby shopping center. The truck hit Mr. Simpson, but its driver remained at the scene and cooperated with law enforcement.
The truck's driver told the Fresno Police that he did not see Ricardo Simpson before he hit him. Mr. Simpson was ejected onto the asphalt. He suffered severe injuries and was rushed to Community Regional Medical Center. Sadly, Mr. Simpson passed away due to the crash.
To the loved ones of Ricardo Simpson:
I am attorney Renée Yvonne Gardner, of Gardner Law, a San José wrongful death personal injury attorney.
I extend my most sincere and heartfelt condolences at the passing of Ricardo Simpson, who lost his life as a result of this tragic accident.
If your loved one passed away due to a motorcycle accident, this is called a wrongful death.
If Ricardo Simpson's family wants this blog removed, please contact me at (408) 214-5555 or send me a message. The post will be removed as soon as the request is received by attorney Renée Yvonne Gardner.