61-Year-Old Tom Fawcett Identified as Man Killed in Bicycle Accident in North San Jose
San Jose, CA (June 5, 2020) – On Thursday, Tom Fawcett died after a crash involving three bicyclists shortly before 5 p.m. on the Guadalupe River Trail, underneath Tasman Drive.
The incident occurred when a bicyclist crashed into Mr. Fawcett and another bicyclist, before speeding off.
The other bicyclist is not yet identified, but Sgt. Enrique Garcia of the San Jose Police Department said she is a 59-year-old woman.
Subsequently, both bicyclists were taken to the hospital.
Unfortunately, Tom Fawcett died later died from the severity of the injuries he sustained.
The suspect the police are looking for is described as possibly Latino, in his 30s and 5″7 to 5″9 tall, with his hair in a pony tail.
Anyone with information about the case can contact San Jose police Detective Mike O’Brien at 408-277-4654.
To the grieving friends and family of Tom Fawcett, our condolences go out to you. Also, we hope you find peace in light of this devastating loss.
What’s Next for the Family of Tom Fawcett
Pedestrian and bicyclist fatalities continue to increase in the United States. More pedestrians and cyclists were killed in 2018 than in any year since 1990.
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, it is in the best interest of Mr. Fawcett’s family to be aware of how they can proceed next.
A wrongful death claim allows surviving family members to achieve vindication for their dearly departed.
A lawyer can work on your behalf to hold the responsible party accountable for their failure to follow traffic laws, resulting in the untimely death of your loved one.
To begin filing a wrongful death claim, call the Sweet Lawyers at (800) 674 7852. Our goal is to remain on your side throughout your legal battle. In addition, we will grant you a settlement that you and your family deserve. Above all, we single ourselves out from other law firms by providing personalized guidance and aggressive representation. We will secure your future from further losses. Thus, if you’re interested in seeking trusted legal support, do not hesitate to call.