Hayward, CA – Pedestrian, Ester Concepcion, Dies after Fatal Accident along Mission Boulevard and Arrowhead Way
Hayward, CA (July 11, 2018) – Local news sources reported that a pedestrian died as a result of a fatal accident that took place along Mission Boulevard and Arrowhead Way. The incident occurred at some time around 8:26 PM at night on Monday, July 9, 2018. Authorities have identified the deceased pedestrian as 58-year old Esther Concepcion, a resident of Hayward. No detailed information concerning the identity of the 21-year old motorist who struck Concepcion has been released at this time.
Based on the reports, Concepcion was walking across Mission Boulevard when, for indeterminate reasons, an oncoming Chevrolet Camaro plowed into her. Sources confirm the Hayward woman had been walking in a marked crosswalk. Afterward, Concepcion was transported to a nearby hospital, where sadly died from sustained trauma.
At the same time, the 21-year old driver of the Camaro stayed at the crash site and later arrested. However, law enforcement officials have not elaborated on the charges this individual could face.
As of now, the investigation is ongoing.
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By law, drivers have an obligation to decrease speed and give the right of way to pedestrians in both marked and unmarked crossing zones. In this case, the driver of the Camaro had reputedly been a participant in a road race. Based on this information alone, this individual may be held fully accountable for causing the crash and, ultimately, the death of a pedestrian.
Depending on the final results of the investigation, the family of Ms. Esther Concepcion will have the legal rights to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the guilty party. By seeking legal assistance, these individuals can receive compensation for a variety of issues including medical bills, funeral expenses, and tragic loss.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
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Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.