1 Dead in Oxnard Pedestrian Accident on Wooley Road near Mercantile Street
OXNARD, CA (July 31, 2022) – Friday night, a 38-year-old man died in a pedestrian crash on Wooley Road near Mercantile Street.
The incident happened at about 8:40 p.m. in an industrial area where there is no crosswalk or other traffic controls. Moreover, the pedestrian from Oxnard had been walking northbound across Wooley near the intersection with Mercantile Street.
Meanwhile, a 43-year-old Oxnard man drove a 2011 Dodge Durango SUV westbound on Wooley. Then, he struck the pedestrian.
When the authorities arrived, they found the pedestrian on the road with severe injuries. Then, responders took him via ambulance to a hospital. However, he later succumbed to his injuries.
His identity remains undisclosed due to pending family notification.
Meanwhile, the uninjured driver remained at the scene and has been cooperative with the police.
At this time, the authorities continued to investigate whether speed, alcohol, or drugs played a role in the crash.
Furthermore, the crash marked the fourth pedestrian fatality on local roads in recent weeks.
Sweet Lawyers sends our sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of the victim.
Moving Forward After the Deadly Crash in Oxnard
The loss of a family member is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Filing a wrongful death claim after the crash on Wooley Road near Mercantile Street will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar pedestrian accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. Moreover, with our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. Thus, for more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.