SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (October 6, 2017) – David Kepler was identified as the pedestrian that was struck and injured on Bascom Avenue on Thursday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 8:24 pm in the 3300 block of South Bascom Avenue, near the Bristol Hotel. 66 year old David Kepler was crossing the street from the east side when he was struck by a Honda Accord.
David Kepler was rushed to a nearby hospital, but he was tragically declared dead as a result of his injuries. The driver of the Honda Accord, identified as a 52 year old woman, remained at the scene and is cooperating with investigators. The accident remains under active investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”