Per the CHP of San Jose, on Friday, April 2, 2021, near the midnight hour, a person driving a 2004-2010 Mercedes CLS coupe fled the scene after crashing into a woman in a wheelchair.
The crash was called into 911 at 11:35 PM.
The woman was crossing the road near the Plant Shopping Center and Oak Hill Memorial Park, near Monterey Road, at Curtner Avenue, when she was hit by the Mercedes.
Sadly, the woman who was crossing the street in her wheelchair passed away after this hit and run crash. The police continue to investigate this tragic accident.
This fatal crash is San Jose's tenth 2021 auto accident death, and one of three fatal crashes to happen within the last week or so.
Anyone with information about this accident should call the San Jose Police Department's Traffic Investigation Unit at (408) 277-4654.
To the loved ones of the woman who lost her life in this crash:
I am attorney Renée Yvonne Gardner, a San Jose wrongful death attorney.
I am the owner and attorney at Gardner Law.
I handle wrongful death cases all throughout Santa Clara County - and here is the reason why.
I extend my most sincere and heartfelt condolences at the passing of your beloved, who lost his life as a result of this tragic accident.
I hold wrongdoers to account for needless deaths they cause, which leave family members heartbroken and devastated.
This year, one precious human life has been lost every 9 days in San Jose, just because someone made a mistake and caused a fatal crash.
People who cause needless deaths must be held to account for that they did.
I am here to work to make that happen for the loved ones of those lost in these tragic crashes.
If your loved one passed away due to an auto accident, this is called a wrongful death.
I will work to hold wrongdoers to account for the harm that they cause.
Please call me today for a free consultation at (408) 214-5555 or send me a message.
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