Palmdale, CA – Jessica Ordaz Killed in Head-On Collision on 50th Street East
Palmdale, CA – (November 16, 2018) – A woman was killed in a suspected DUI crash on Thursday evening in Palmdale. The accident took place at 6:50 pm on November 15th on 50th Street East, north of Avenue P.
The California Highway Patrol has confirmed, 35-year-old Mary Kruppe, of Pearblossom, was driving a 2014 Jeep Wrangler on 50th Street when he suddenly swerved into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a 2010 Mazda 3, driven by 29-year-old Jessica Ordaz, of Lancaster. Paramedics rushed to the crash site and performed CPR on Ordaz in an attempt to revive her but sadly she succumbed to her injuries and died at the scene of the accident. Kruppe also sustained injuries in the accident and was taken to a hospital for treatment. Officials confirmed alcohol was suspected to be a factor in the deadly crash.
At this time, this accident is under investigation.
Our hearts and prayers are with the loved ones of Jessica Ordaz. We cannot begin to understand the heartbreak and devastation you must be feeling right now as you are grieving the loss of your loved one. We wish you strength during this incredible time of sorrow.
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We are shocked and saddened to have learned about this deadly accident. Forensic teams will examine all of the physical evidence, and inspect photographs taken at the crash site. They will also rule out system malfunction and mechanical failure as possible contributing factors to the accident. Once the investigation has concluded the family members of the victim may be legally entitled to file a claim against the responsible party.
If you have a loved one that was in a fatal traffic accident caused by the negligence or recklessness of another driver it is highly recommended that you hire a wrongful death attorney to represent you in court. At the Brady Law Group, we have a highly qualified team of attorneys that won’t rest until justice is served for your loved one. Call us today at (866) 211-2562 to speak with an experienced litigator today about your accident.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.