26-Year-Old Victim Dies in Two-Car Crash near Leigh Avenue

SAN JOSE, CA (May 24, 2023) – Sunday afternoon, a rollover crash on Fruitdale Jefferson Smith Martinez Ropero. The incident happened on May 21st, just before 1:40 p.m. in the area of Fruitdale Avenue and Leigh Avenue involving two vehicles. According to reports, a gray Toyota Prius and a white Toyota Corolla were driving in the area when they collided. The impact of the collision caused one of the vehicles to overturn and catch fire. Emergency crews at the site of the collision pronounced 26-year-old Jefferson Smith Martinez Ropero dead at the scene. Meanwhile, medics transported three others to a local hospital for treatment. Following the collision, crews shut down the areas surrounding the incident for cleanup and preliminary duties. The closures caused a slow down in traffic for several hours.
The Sweet James law firm sends out their heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of Jefferson Smith Martinez Ropero who are grieving over the loss of their loved one. May the memories of your loved ones give you strength and comfort in the days ahead.
A death of a family member is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that no amount of money can make up for the tragic loss of a loved one. However, it is important that the family understands and protects their rights. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on those involved. They are here to help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the concerns and needs of your family. Call their office today to find out how they can help you at (800) 900-0000. For more accident news, click here.

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