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Jose Escobar

Jose's Story


DOD: January 1, 2017



How he Was Lost

Jose Escobar, 66, was struck just before 7 p.m. Saturday, January 30, 2016 while attempting to cross Old Hickory Boulevard near Highway 70 South in Bellevue. Escobar, who lived on Old Hickory Boulevard, had apparently just left the Kroger store on Highway 70 South and was crossing the street to return to his apartment when he was struck by a 2013 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck driven by William Darden, 62, of Bellevue. Escobar was pronounced dead on January 1, 2017.