“Car Crashes into House”
THOUSAND OAKS, CALIFORNIA (December 22, 2016) – A man was killed when a pickup truck driven by a 19 year old suspected of DUI crashed into a home in the 2600 block of Briarwood Place, according to local news sources. (map)
The accident happened around 2:00 am when a pickup truck driven by a 19 year old man from Arizona, crashed into the back of a house in the 2600 block of Briarwood Place, landing on top of the victim.
The victim, who has been identified only as a male, was pronounced dead at the scene. The 19 year old driver was detained on suspicion of DUI. The investigation is ongoing as authorities attempt to determine the cause of the accident.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
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 Thousand Oaks, Ventura, Los Angeles, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 864-6664. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.