Hit-and-Run Crash in East Palo Alto Left 64-Year-Old Man Dead, 5 Other Vehicles Damaged

EAST PALO ALTO, CA (February 28, 2023) – Sunday morning, a hit-and-run crash on Ralmar Avenue claimed the life of a man.

The incident happened on February 26th, at around 10:08 a.m., at the 2200 block of Ralmar Avenue.

According to reports, a man was walking in a residential driveway when he was struck by a car. The car also struck three other vehicles in the area. After striking the man, the driver of the involved vehicle drove off without rendering aid to the victim.

First responders to the scene reported that they discovered the victim lying unconscious and injured in the residential driveway. Medics transported him to a local hospital for treatment. However, despite life-saving efforts, the 64-year-old man succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Following the crash, investigators reported that police found the suspect’s vehicle about a block away. The suspect struck two more cars and a fence in the area.

The Sweet James law firm sends their sincere sympathies to the family and friends of the victim. Their thoughts are with them during this very difficult time.

Losing someone in a hit-and-run crash is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, their understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation.

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