Naomi Toshiyuki Struck and Killed by Vehicle in Accident on Shaw Avenue
Fresno, CA (November 26, 2020) – On Thursday, 67-year-old Naomi Toshiyuki died after being hospitalized following a pedestrian accident on West Shaw Avenue and North Thorne Avenue.
Police said the woman was not on the crosswalk when the Fresno accident occurred at about 6 P.M.
The rescuers rushed her to the Community Regional Medical Center, where she was taken into surgery.
Ms. Toshiyuki later died as a result of her injuries.
Meanwhile, the driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
Authorities do not suspect a DUI on the part of the driver who hit the woman.
This is an important reminder to always stay focused when driving. Keep your eyes on the road, and stay vigilant for any pedestrians that may be sharing the road with you.
We at Sweet Lawyers send our utmost sympathies to those mourning the loss of Naomi Toshiyuki.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents. However, the pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” Tyler Toomey said. He is a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
“Some of the worst pedestrian incidents involve elderly folk. Pedestrian incidents usually occur in shopping center entrances and street corners,” he added.
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