“Fatal Fiery Crash”
HESPERIA, CALIFORNIA (February 10, 2017) – 38-year-old Don Van Nguyen died in a automobile crash Friday night, according to the California Highway Patrol. (map)
The deadly crash occurred at approximately 10:22 p.m. Nguyen’s 202 Honda Accord became inoperable in the No. 2 lane of the interstate. Nguyen turned on his hazard lights. The 28-year-old driver of a 2015 Subaru rear-ended Nguyen’s Honda while he was still inside, according to CHP.
The collision broke the gas tank of the Honda and set it ablaze. The driver of the Subaru was able to pull Nguyen from the vehicle before it was covered in flames. Nguyen was transported to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the collision as well as the Honda becoming disabled.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
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