SHAFTER, CALIFORNIA (December 29, 2016) – Marcelo Diaz has been identified as the man that was killed in an accident on Santa Fe Way on Thursday, according to local news sources. (map)
The accident happened around 7:30 am on Santa Fe Way near Burbank Street. A silver Honda Civic swerved in order to avoid traffic, and entered the path of an oncoming black Ford Excursion, causing a collision.
The driver of the Honda, Marcelo Diaz, was tragically confirmed to have been killed in the accident. The driver of the Ford remained at the scene and cooperated with local authorities.
“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 Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento, 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.