South Los Angeles, CA – Young Driver Killed in Brutal Car Accident on Figueroa and 108th Streets
South Los Angeles, CA (July 23, 2018) – The Los Angeles County Sheriff-Coroner identified 28-year old Oscar Diaz as the driver who was killed after a car accident on Figueroa and 108th Streets. Authorities logged the incident at approximately 11:40 PM at night on Saturday, July 21, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identity of the driver who crashed into Diaz’s car has been released.
As per the initial report, the accident took place when a driver was speeding down Figueroa Street when, for indeterminate reasons, the vehicle plowed into Diaz’s car, killing him as a result.
At present, the Los Angeles Police Department has assumed authority over the ongoing investigation into the crash at Figueroa and 108th. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most loving prayers and deepest condolences to the family and friends of Oscar Diaz during this difficult and tragic time.
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As indicated by police sources, the driver that rear-ended Diaz’s car will be held accountable for the crash and for the death of the victim.
Meanwhile, authorities will continue to investigate the situation to determine what factors may have contributed to the events surrounding the crash. Officials will consider if the driver had consumed drugs or alcohol prior to operating the vehicle or had simply acted recklessly.
Depending on the final results of the investigation, the members of Diaz’s family may have the choice to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the culprit driver. With the help of a professional lawyer, these individuals can be compensated for tragic, unfortunate inconveniences including tragic loss, funeral expenses, and medical bills. Although such benefits are possible through legal intervention, the choice to take this extra step ultimately belongs to the victim’s family.
We at Brady Law Group will work with you to ensure your rights and give you the peace of mind needed to focus on your recovery.
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Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
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