Jon Kiesel Arrested in Escondido Traffic Accident
Escondido, CA (June 26, 2022) – On Saturday, 14-year-old Anthony Lopez sustained fatal injuries in a Bear Valley Parkway hit-and-run crash.
The authorities received the crash report at 9:27 p.m. in the area of Grand Avenue.
When the officers arrived at the scene, they located Lopez lying in the roadway while the involved vehicle has already left.
Right away, the paramedics rushed Anthony Lopez to Palomar Medical Center where he later succumbed to his injuries.
“Investigators determined the boy had been crossing east in the crosswalk of Bear Valley Parkway at Grand Avenue and was struck by a vehicle which had been traveling north on Bear Valley Parkway,” Lt. Scott Walters said.
Meanwhile, on Sunday, the authorities booked 70-year-old Jon Kiesel of Escondido into the Vista Detention Facility for hit and run.
Please reach out to Officer Paul Smyth at 760-839- 4423 for further details about the Escondido traffic accident. You may also send an anonymous tip at 760-743-TIPS (8477) or via police.escondido.org.
Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our sympathies to the loved ones of Anthony Lopez. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
Our Team Can Help You Move On
Following the Escondido traffic accident, it is important to make sure you are legally covered so you can grieve in peace.
That is why hiring a legal expert who can help you with a possible wrongful death claim is one of the best decisions one could make during this time.
Moreover, it is helpful to know that each state has its own laws covering who can file a wrongful death suit on behalf of the deceased.
These people are related to or depend financially on the person who died. The law usually allows the following people to file a wrongful death case:
- Surviving spouses
- Domestic partners (registered domestic partnership)
- Children of the deceased
- Financial dependents, parents, minors under the care of the deceased
- Personal representatives
So, to the bereaved of Anthony Lopez, reach out to our wrongful death lawyers. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.