Perris, CA – Raul Otiz Identified as Victim of Fatal Bicycle Accident on Ramona Expressway
Perris, CA (July 14, 2018) – A bicyclist who died from the results of an accident with a motor vehicle Friday on the Ramona Expressway has been identified as Raul Sangerman Otiz, according to a local news source. The Riverside County Coroner’s office stated that Otiz died shortly after the accident that took place at the intersection of Ramona Expressway and Perris Boulevard. The crash was reported at approximately 5:30 a.m.
The report stated that the crash occurred when Otiz was riding his bicycle on Ramona Expressway and was sadly struck by a vehicle. The cyclist rode his bike across the northbound lanes when he was fatally hit by the vehicle that was driving north on Perris Boulevard. Otiz was tragically pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Officials reportedly added that the driver of the vehicle that struck Otiz did in fact stop and cooperated with authorities. Whether or not that motorist suffered any injuries in the crash has not been stated. There is an investigation currently ongoing into the cause of the crash.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences and most heartfelt thoughts and prayers to the family members and other loved ones of Raul Sangerman Otiz.
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The investigation into this fatal and unfortunate accident will primarily focus on the behavior of the driver and whether or not Otiz did anything to contribute to the collision. If the driver of the vehicle is considered to have acted negligently in any way such as by intoxication, distracted driving, or excessive speeding, there will likely be grounds for a wrongful death lawsuit. Many family members of fatally injured victims will seek compensation due to the immense expenses that typically follow a sudden death.
We at Brady Law Group understand that there is nothing as devastatingly tragic as the sudden loss of a loved one. We are passionate about holding negligent and criminal drivers liable for the agony and destruction they perpetrate, we also acknowledge the weight of the emotional decision to file a claim for recompense. If you have lost a loved one because of a negligent driver and are looking to seek compensation, please call us at (866) 211-2562 for a free consultation.
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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 for all those involved in the accident.