Robin Stephens Dies Pulling Out of Parking lot onto Standiford Avenue in Modesto
MODESTO, CA (October 28, 2020) – On Friday night, 49-year-old Robin Stephens died while another one sustained injuries in an accident on Standiford Avenue.
According to Police Department spokesman Sharon Bear, the Modesto accident occurred at around 9:15 p.m. It happened on Standiford Avenue at Carver Road.
Reports revealed that a red Jeep Wrangler attempted to make a left turn left into eastbound traffic. Moreover, the vehicle had just pulled out of the parking lot at Stop ‘N Save Groceries & Liquor.
As the vehicle moved on the north side of Standiford Avenue, a westbound Infiniti coupe broadsided the Jeep.
When responders arrived, they rushed the female Modesto driver of the red Jeep Wrangler to a nearby hospital. Unfortunately, Ms. Stephens later succumbed to her injuries.
Moreover, responders took the male Infiniti driver to a nearby hospital, and is expected to recover.
The identity of the victim hasn’t been disclosed due to pending family notification.
Meanwhile, Bear confirmed that the Jeep driver was unrestrained at the time of the crash. Moreover, the officers haven’t determined whether racing and alcohol played a role in the collision.
Due to the limited information, the authorities are seeking the public’s help. They are urging anyone who witnessed the crash or has information to call MPD Traffic Investigator Randy Raduechel at email@example.com.
Sweet Lawyers extends our genuine condolences during this difficult time to the family and friends of Robin Stephens.
The Rights of The Family of the Victim
In the accident on Standiford Avenue, the family of the victim must become aware of their rights under the law.
Those closest to the victim may have the right to seek compensation for their loss. Some common examples include funeral expenses, medical bills, and what is called “loss of consortium.” Loss of consortium generally means the deprivation of future affection and companionship over an untimely death.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Losing a loved one in a crash is a heavy load. Contact our experienced wrongful death attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Our seasoned lawyers have varied experience in the field. We will get the justice and compensation you deserve. Contact us at (800) 674 7852. You can also reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by online chat, text message, and email.