• January 16, 2023

Diego Ramirez Killed in Truck Accident on Bear Mountain Blvd in Arvin, CA

Arvin, CA — January 12, 2023, 27-year-old Diego Ramirez died in a collision with a tractor-trailer on Bear Mountain Boulevard in Arvin.

Authorities say the incident happened around 5:30 p.m. on Bear Mountain Blvd (State Highway 223) near Towerline Road. Preliminary investigation suggests Ramirez was driving a Mazda SUV west on the highway when he allegedly made a left turn and entered the path of an eastbound 18-wheeler. The two collided head-on in the roadway.

Ramirez was fatally injured in the collision. The truck driver was unhurt.

The investigation continues. No further information is currently available.

One of the biggest hurdles I encounter after an accident like this is people's tendency to take it at face value and assume that's all there is to know. However, even if police correctly assessed what happened in Arvin their once-over at the scene didn't shed any light on how or why things went that way. Are they sure their explanation of events is accurate, or could there be more to the story?

I'm not saying I know more than the few details in the news, but I would imagine those aren't enough to satisfy that young man's family as they try to understand their loss. I hope authorities' continuing investigation can get them the answers they deserve.

Diego Ramirez Killed in Truck Accident on Bear Mountain Blvd in Arvin, CA
*We appreciate your feedback and welcome anyone to comment on our blog entries, however all visitor blog comments must be approved by the site moderator prior to showing live on the site. By submitting a blog comment you acknowledge that your post may appear live on the site for any visitors to see, pending moderator approval. The operators of this site are not responsible for the accuracy or content of the comments made by site visitors. By submitting a comment, blog post, or email to this site you acknowledge that you may receive a response with regard to your questions or concerns. If you contact Grossman Law Offices using this online form, your message will not create an attorney-client relationship and will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential! You should not send sensitive or confidential information via the Internet. Since the Internet is not necessarily a secure environment, it is not possible to ensure that your message sent via the Internet might be kept secure and confidential. When you fill out a contact or comment form, send us an email directly, initiate a chat session or call us, you acknowledge we may use your contact information to communicate with you in the future for marketing purposes, but such marketing will always be done in an ethical way.