STOCKTON, CALIFORNIA (February 1, 2017) – A 51 year old woman was killed by a hit and run driver on Sunday afternoon near Jamestown Street and Shelley Court, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 5:25 pm at the intersection of Jamestown Street and Shelley Court. Linda Morales was struck by a car for unknown reasons, and the responsible vehicle immediately fled the scene.
Responding medical personnel tragically declared Linda Morales dead at the scene. The accident remains under investigation and authorities are attempting to locate the hit and run driver at this time.
“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 Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Stockton, Los Angeles, Lodi, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.