Ozona, TX (March 25, 2020) – A pedestrian accident early Tuesday morning sadly claimed one man’s life. Just before 7:30 a.m., on March 24, authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Avenue J.
Reports indicate that 69-year-old Juan Francisco Esparza was crossing the intersection of Avenue J and Avenue K, while heading westbound when he was struck by a 2019 Dodge Ram pickup truck.
Esparza suffered critical injuries in the collision. He was rushed to Ozona Family Health Center where authorities sadly declared him deceased.
At this time, the Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of Juan Francisco Esparza at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Motor vehicle accidents claim the lives of more than 600 pedestrians annually across Texas. These accidents continue to take place despite the number of laws and regulations enacted to protect those who choose to travel on foot. When victims lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents, due to the reckless actions of others, it is imperative that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
Rasansky Law Firm’s pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas have over 25-years of representing families who have lost loved ones in tragic accidents across our state. Our attorneys provide aggressive and compassionate representation to families that ensure their best interests and legal rights are protected after losing loved ones. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 617-1816 to explore legal options available for you.
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