“Shafter Fatal Crash”
SHAFTER, CALIFORNIA (December 29, 2016) – 48 year old Marcelo Diaz-Aguirre has been identified as the victim killed in a tragic accident on Thursday, December 29th, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 7:00 am and involved a Honda Civic and a Ford Excursion. A vehicle became stuck on the train tracks near Santa Fe Way, and traffic backed up as a result. A silver Honda Civic approaching the scene was unable to stop in time and veered into the path of oncoming traffic and was struck by a black Ford Excursion.
The driver of the Honda, 48 year old Marcelo Diaz-Aguirre, was tragically killed in the accident. The driver of the SUV did not report sustaining any injuries, and remained at the scene to cooperate with local authorities.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Shafter, Los Angeles, San Diego, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.