May 04, 2023

Los Angeles, CA – UPDATE: Alexander Salvador Pecina Identified in Mid-Wilshire Crash

Los Angeles, CA - UPDATE: Alexander Salvador Pecina Identified in Mid-Wilshire Crash

Los Angeles, CA (May 4, 2023) – The victim of a fatal car accident in Los Angeles has now been identified by authorities. The crash originally happened just after 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 30th, at the intersection of La Brea Avenue and Edgewood Place.

According to a report from the scene, a car was traveling on La Brea Avenue when the driver lost control of the vehicle. The car traveled off the road and struck a utility pole, ejecting a 20-year-old man from the vehicle. The man suffered critical injuries and was rushed to a local hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.

On Wednesday, officials identified the victim as Alexander Salvador Pecina of Los Angeles. Pecina was the only other occupant of the vehicle. There is no word on whether the driver was injured. The cause of the accident has not been released.

An investigation is underway at this time. There is no further information available.

We would like to offer our most sincere condolences to the family of Salvador Pecina following this fatal car accident in Los Angeles.

Fatal Car Accidents in Los Angeles

As the second-most populated city in the country, Los Angeles is well-known for traffic congestion and crashes. Last year, approximately 50,000 accidents took place in the city, resulting in about 10,000 injuries and 300 deaths. The cause of every car accident must be carefully investigated by authorities in order to determine exactly how it took place and who should be held responsible. When you or a loved one have been the victim of a serious car accident, you could be entitled to compensation.

The weeks and months following the crash are some of the most difficult times for accident victims and family members. During this period, you are likely wondering what needs to be done in order to secure your future. As the days go by, it can feel like nothing will ever get resolved. The accident may continue to affect you in several different ways. It is important to remember that there is help available.

At Madison Law Group, we are here to assist you when you or a loved one were injured due to someone else’s negligence. We know the tremendous toll that a crash can take. Our firm is a group of caring and compassionate legal professionals. We will always do what is necessary to make sure that you receive full compensation for your injuries. We are not afraid to go up against the insurance company to advocate for your legal rights.

We are standing by to speak with you at any time. We offer a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. If we take your case, we will do so at no obligation until we receive a recovery on your behalf. When we meet with you, we will go over the facts of your accident and help to come up with a strategy to win your case.  To speak with a Los Angeles car accident attorney, please give us a call at (310) 201-7676.