On Sunday, May 17, 2015, a man was critically injured after being hit by a car, in Tulare County. The pedestrian accident happened in Visalia, at approximately 9 PM.
Mauricio Gomez Orrostieta, 48, was walking across Ben Maddox Way, south of Houston Avenue. It is reported that he was not in a crosswalk at the time. A 1994 Honda Civic, driven by Randi Turner, 28, was traveling on Ben Maddox when his vehicle struck Orrostieta.
The pedestrian suffered major injuries, and was taken by ambulance to Kaweah Delta Medical Center, in Visalia.