Fresno, California (January
8, 2020) – Jesus Echeverria has been identified by
the Fresno County Coroner as the man who was killed in a bicycle
accident on Wednesday morning.
The fatal car vs. bicycle accident happened at Fresno Street and Bullard Avenue at about 1 a.m.
The California Highway Patrol
said the 39-year-old man was riding a bicycle in the area when he was hit by a
car driven by 47-year-old Deshon Mayo.
Mayo continued driving after
hitting the pedestrian but was later apprehended by the police.
Echeverria was seriously injured
in the collision and was rushed to Community Regional Medical Center
where he died while undergoing treatment.
was booked into the Fresno County Jail on multiple charges including manslaughter,
DUI, and hit and run.
other information was provided.
investigation into the accident is ongoing.
Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”
While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”
Mr. Khodaverdian, a contributor to this site, is available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.