[San Jose, Ca] – Roeung Ke Passes Away in Vehicle Accident on Story Road
Roeung Ke Dies Just Days After Car Crash on Story Road
Saturday, February 27, 2021 – Roeung Ke, age 80, passed away on February 19. Moreover, the man from San Jose lost his life just days after he was seriously hurt in a car accident on Story Road.
Originally, the terrible accident happened around 10:00 A.M. Furthermore, it happened on February 15.
Also, he was driving a 1991 Honda Accord at the time of the accident. Unfortunately, he suffered a “medical episode”, thereby losing control of his vehicle.
As a result, his vehicle crashed into a 2007 Honda Accord that was turning left west of Highway 101.
Sadly, Mr. Ke suffered from severe injuries and was transported to a local hospital. Then, days later he passed away.
Likewise, emergency responders transported a woman as well as a 16-year-old girl from the Honda that was hit to a nearby hospital.
Even though, they sustained some serious injuries they are expected to survive.
There are several situations in which you can lose control of your car. Always drive safely, your life is important!
Here are 4 common driving tips for losing control behind the wheel:
Imagine that you are trying to slow down or stop your car. However, a car in front of you is stopped.
Next, imagine the moment you brake, and nothing happens. More than likely, it is because the car has lost its brake fluid. Another possibility is, too much wear and tear on the brakes.
If your vehicle has a manual transmission, a great way to slow yourself is by downshifting. Use caution, you can damage your transmission if you end up skipping gears.
Unfortunately, it is a little more difficult to stop without brakes using an automatic gear system. Although, it does not work as well as it does with an automatic transmission.
Sometimes, a car can take off like a rocket. It is not common; however, it does happen. When it does happen, it is often due to manufacture’s defect.
For an out-of-control car, switch to neutral and keep applying brakes unless it stops.
Afterward, make sure that the car’s accelerator works properly. Finally, check to make sure the area around the pedals is free from debris.
Double check there is nothing that will get stuck underneath the breaks that may prevent you from stopping.
In snowy weather, it is easy to lose control of your vehicle. In fact, moving your car in the first place is one of the worst problems you can encounter.
Icy conditions are hazardous. If you find yourself sliding on the ice, keep your calm. Also, do y0ur best to keep your vehicle pointed forward. The rules of sliding on ice are like those of hydroplaning.
For vehicles without anti-lock brakes, gently pump on the breaks until you can come to a complete stop. Furthermore, do not try to slam on the brakes.
When it is raining, the most dangerous thing to encounter is the oil on the pavement after it stops raining. Luckily, it washes away as soon as the rain starts again.
However, but it is still quite risky to drive on wet roads. For example, hydroplaning can be triggered in a few different ways.
Hydroplaning is when your tires lose contact with the ground due to water. Resulting in, losing control of your vehicle.
Finally, it is important to remember these driving tips. What is more, they may save you or others if you ever lose control of your vehicle.
To the family and friends of Roeung Ke, we at Salkow Law firm cannot begin to imagine what you are going through, and our sincerest condolences go out to you.
Salkow Law are true advocates that will work with you directly to achieve justice. Insurance companies want to pay as little compensation as they can. They will even try to make your case go away completely. We will fight for you so that does not happen.
Unlike, the law firms you see plastered on billboards and buses, at Salkow Law you will receive a level of personal service long forgotten at the ‘big’ firms. With us you will not be a faceless, nameless case file. We’ll answer any questions you have and make sure you have a full understanding of how the process works.
This is especially true for families that have lost a loved one in an accident. We won’t stop until we’ve gotten you fair compensation to alleviate the financial toll that unexpected devastation brings.
Call us for a free consultation at (310) 914 – 8484