January 21, 2015- A hit-and-run collision leaves one woman dead, in Tulare County.  The car accident happened in Orosi, on Wednesday, at about 6 PM.

Salud Barragan/Baragan, 80 years old, was getting into the passenger’s side of her granddaughter’s car, which was parked on Frances Drive, south of Albert Avenue.  She was hit by a blue 1990’s Chevy Cavalier.  The Chevrolet then fled the scene.

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Baragan was thrown from the vehicle, and suffered severe head trauma and other serious injuries.  She was rushed to Kaweah Delta Medical Center, in Visalia.  She later died in the hospital from her wounds.

Police are still looking for the driver of the Chevy.

Fresno-Visalia-Bakersfield accident attorney, John Rozier.  Your lawyer for car crashes, wrongful deaths and personal injuries.  Our condolences go out to the family in this collision.  Please let us help you. www.nelsonrozier.com or call me at 559-713-0159.

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