Jeeves Tangonan Dead in Los Angeles Accident near Fairfax Avenue and Third Street
LOS ANGELES, CA (March 3, 2021) – Tuesday night, Jeeves Tangonan, 37, died in a pursuit crash near Fairfax Avenue and Third Street.
The LAFD revealed that the Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies chased a Chevy Malibu. Then, the suspect collided with the victim’s car near Fairfax Avenue and Third Street.
At around 10:30 p.m., the front-end of the suspect’s car caught fire. Meanwhile, the other vehicle involved in the collision was a small blue sedan. It was wedged between a wall of a Citibank building and a tree on the sidewalk.
Responders used The Jaws of Life to remove the passenger side door of the victim’s vehicle. However, the victim, Mr. Tangonan, later succumbed to injuries.
At this time, the authorities haven’t confirmed whether there were other occupants in the blue sedan.
After paramedics treated the injured suspect at the scene, they took him to a hospital in unknown condition.
Meanwhile, the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department revealed that the suspect was wanted for a traffic violation, and he is in custody.
We understand that losing a loved one is never easy. Our law firm would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to those mourning the death of the victim.
What Follows the Fatal Crash near Fairfax Avenue
It is clear now more than ever that one person’s negligence can have devastating effects on other individuals. This is quite common in accidents that result in death. Therefore, the family of the victim must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit.
Indeed, a suit forces liable parties to become accountable for their actions.
“The last thing most families want to deal with is piles of paperwork. Even questions from insurance companies and obtaining police reports can be stressful,” says Mark Sweet, an attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
Turning to an experienced attorney can provide you with peace of mind. By hiring representation, you will also have someone make sure that your rights are respected, and that justice is properly served.
Losing a loved one can be distressing for your family and those involved, to say the least. You may have a chance to obtain justice and the means needed to cover unexpected monetary, physical, and emotional damages. With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our lawyers are here to guide you during your legal battle. Sweet Lawyers are no stranger to wrongful death cases. For a free case evaluation, call (800) 674 7852.