Javier Gomez Killed in Car Crash on Highway 101 near Cat Canyon Road in Orcutt
Orcutt, California (December 4, 2019) – 16-year-old Javier Gomez of Oxnard has been identified as the boy who was killed in a car accident on Saturday.
According to a local news source, the accident occurred on Highway 101 near Cat Canyon Road at about 6 p.m.
The California Highway Patrol said 46-year-old Rosalio Gutierrez of Parlier was driving a 2004 Toyota Camry eastbound on Cat Canyon Road and was making a turn onto Highway 101 when the vehicle was hit by a 2002 Honda Accord driven by 50-year-old Francisco J. Gomez of Oxnard.
Both drivers sustained minor injuries in the accident.
A woman and a girl who were passengers in the Accord also suffered minor injuries in the accident.
Javier Gomez who was also riding in the Accord sustained serious injuries and was taken to Marian Regional Medical Center where he died while undergoing treatment.
No further information was provided.
The authorities are investigating the cause of the accident.
We at Pacific Attorney Group offer our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
Every year, several traffic accidents are reported in California. Unfortunately, these accidents result in many fatalities and even more injuries. The causes of many of these traffic accidents include distracted driving, speeding, drunk driving, reckless driving, bad weather, wrong-way driving and failure to observe traffic laws. It is evident that negligence on the part of motorists is the leading cause of these accidents.
From the report above, the circumstances surrounding the traffic collision remain unclear. However, the authorities will gather information including witness statements to determine the cause of the accident.
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