Bruce Alvarenga, 24, Killed in La Cañada Flintridge Head-On Crash on 210 Freeway
LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE (September 9, 2018) – A man was killed after an alleged wrong-way crash on the 210 Freeway early Sunday, according to KTLA and CBS Los Angeles.
The deceased victim has been identified as 24-year-old Bruce Alvarenga, of Panorama City.
As per the reports, California Highway Patrol initially received a call about a driver traveling east on the westbound 210 Freeway near Wheatland Avenue in Lake View Terrace.
After some time the wrong-way motorist then hit another vehicle, an Uber, on the westbound 210 freeway near the Angeles Crest Highway exit. The accident occurred at around 2:30 a.m.
Suspected Wrong-Way Driver, Kevork Khamisian, Died
One driver was taken to the hospital where he later. The other motorist was pronounced dead at the scene.
Reports indicated that Alvarenga was the driver of the Uber car that was struck by the operator of the wrong-way vehicle, 34-year-old Sun Valley resident Kevork Khamisian.
Meanwhile, the westbound lanes of the freeway were forced to shut down for several hours following the wreck. The roadway was reopened at around 6 a.m. The investigation is ongoing.
We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the family members and friends of Mr. Bruce Alvarenga during such a difficult time.
Los Angeles County Wrongful Death Lawyer
Based on the reports, a male motorist drove the wrong way and prompted the collision that led to the death of another driver. Authorities will continue to investigate and determine whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not the man who caused the wreck was speeding prior to impact, whether or not there was a mechanical issue with his car, and whether or not he was distracted or reckless at time of the tragic crash.
In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been factors, the surviving family of Mr. Bruce Alvarenga will possess the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the at-fault party. family members of wrongful death victims will be entitled to a recompense for the funeral costs, loss of future income and loss of love and companionship.
If your loved one has been a victim in an auto collision caused by a negligent person, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with one of our experienced Los Angeles County wrongful death lawyers to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and obtain the justice you deserve. Give us a call at 855-703-4186 for a free case consultation.