1 Dead and 1 Injured in Azusa Auto Accident on San Gabriel Canyon Road
AZUSA, CA (July 7, 2020) – Thursday night, Abraham Tapia Jr. died and another was injured in a crash on San Gabriel Canyon Road.
According to reports, the crash occurred at around 10:30 p.m. on San Gabriel Canyon Road and mile marker 22.46.
The authorities revealed that a Camaro crashed into a chain-link and went off the side of a road. Afterward, the vehicle fell in the Morris Reservoir in the Angeles National Forest. Due to this, search crews responded to the scene.
Meanwhile, the L.A. County Fire Department revealed that a person swam to shore following the crash. However, the crews keep searching by Friday morning for a possible second victim.
Responders transported the survivor to a local hospital in unknown condition.
Furthermore, the crews found the second possible victim by Saturday. The authorities identified the person’s identity as 26-year-old Abraham Tapia Jr. of Azusa.
At this time, the authorities haven’t determined the cause of the crash. However, the responding units also found the vehicle.
Sweet Lawyers extends our genuine condolences during this difficult time to the family and friends of Abraham Tapia Jr.
The Case of the Fatal Crash on San Gabriel Canyon Road
In the case of Abraham Tapia Jr., the family of the victim must become aware of their rights under the law.
Those closest to the victim may have the right to seek compensation for their loss. Some common examples include funeral expenses, medical bills, and what is called “loss of consortium.” Loss of consortium generally means the deprivation of future affection and companionship over an untimely death.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Although nothing can bring back those dearly departed, we strive to secure the future of our clients, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet, a seasoned attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Losing a loved one in a crash is a heavy load. Contact our experienced wrongful death attorneys at Sweet Lawyers. Our seasoned lawyers have varied experience in the field. We will get the justice and compensation you deserve. Contact us at (800) 674 7852. You can also reach us 24 hours a day and 7 days a week by online chat, text message, and email.