On behalf of Nelson & Rozier, LLP on Tuesday, June 7, 2011.
On May 30 an 81-year-old man died when his car was broadsided by Andy Ramirez, age 80, near the intersection of Blythe and Olive Avenues in Fresno. According to reports the 81-year-old man was northbound on Blythe Avenue when he did not stop at the stop sign at the Olive Avenue intersection. Meanwhile, Ramirez was eastbound on Olive. Ramirez attempted to stop when he saw the other vehicle coming through the intersection but was not able to stop in time. Ramirez’s pickup truck subsequently broadsided the 81-year-old man’s Honda Civic. The 81-year-old was taken to Community Regional Medical Center to be treated for major injuries. He later died there at the hospital. Ramirez was taken to Veteran’s Affairs Hospital to be treated for his injuries.--------
On behalf of Nelson & Rozier, LLP on Tuesday, November 30, 2010.
On November 24 Fowler resident Lorri Lasotovitch was killed in a fatal accident near Clovis Avenue and South Avenue in Fresno. According to reports Jacob Ward was traveling east on South Avenue when he ran a stop sign. Then he hit a Firebird and he also hit a Kia. Ward initially fled the scene of the accident. Later he turned himself into the authorities. Lasotovitch was riding as a passenger in the Firebird. It was reported that she was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. She died at the hospital. The three passengers in the Kia escaped the accident uninjured.--------
On behalf of Nelson & Rozier, LLP on Friday, October 29, 2010.
On October 28 there was an accident involving a police car on Peach Avenue near McKinley Avenue near the Fresno Airport. Reportedly the officer was responding to a call to help another officer who was involved in a fight with a suspect when he lost control of the vehicle and hit a tree. He was taken to Community Regional Medical Center where he is recovering.--------