San Joaquin County, CA: Child Injured in Stockton Pedestrian Crash
San Joaquin County, California (March 7, 2018): A 9-year-old girl has been hospitalized following a pedestrian collision in Stockton, CA, yesterday afternoon, Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Authorities have initiated an active investigation into the incident and only limited information has been made publicly available while the investigation remains open.
Officials believe the collision happened just after 3:30 p.m when the young girl was hit by a car while attempting to cross the street near the intersection of Carolyn Weston Boulevard and Ishi Gato Street. The child reportedly sustained serious injuries as a result of the collision and she was rushed to UC Davis Medical Center via air ambulance. No updates on her condition have been released. The driver of the vehicle stayed on the scene and is said to be cooperating with authorities. No additional details have been provided at this time.
The Los Angeles Injury Group would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the young victim and her family and we are all praying for her swift and complete recovery. The aftermath of such a traumatic experience can be incredibly trying, with victims often forced to face significant physical, mental, emotional, and financial hardships. It is important for victims to know that they may be entitled to relief under the laws of their state.
If you or someone you love suffered injuries in a collision with a motor vehicle, California law may give you the right to recover monetary compensation for your pain, loss, and expenses. To learn more about the legal recourse that may be available to you, call the Los Angeles Injury Group at 310-954-7248 and schedule a free case consultation with one of our dedicated and experienced motor vehicle crash attorneys today.
UPDATE: We regret to update this post with the news that the 9-year-old girl has died from her injuries. We would like to pay our respects to the victim and offer our heartfelt condolences to her family, friends, and loved ones. We are truly sorry for your tragic loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of grief.