An update to the collision that took the life of a 9-year-old boy, in Parlier. The pedestrian accident occurred on Thursday, January 29, 2015, in Fresno County, at about 9:30 AM.
The child has been identified as Diego Estrada.
Diego Estrada, plus a 17 year old boy, and 16 year old girl, were walking down the sidewalk at Tuolumne Street and Madsen Avenue. Estrada was on his way to school at Brletic Elementary.
An 18 year old driver of a white pickup truck tried to make a U-turn when the vehicle swerved up the sidewalk and hit the three juveniles. The truck then smashed into a brick wall.
Estrada was pronounced dead at the scene. The other two pedestrians sustained injuries and were taken to Community Regional Medical Center, in Fresno for treatment.
Mr. Rozier is located right in Visalia, south of Parlier, and would like to speak to the family of the accident victim. Please give him a call at 559-713-0159, or contact him online at www.nelsonrozier.com.