California (December 3, 2019) – A girl who died after a car accident that
occurred in Laguna Beach, Orange County, last month has been identified as
14-year-old Jasmen Wilkinson.
According to a local news source, the accident happened on
the morning of November 5, on Laguna Canyon Road.
The California Highway Patrol said a 74-year-old man was
driving Jasmen and her 11-year-old sister, Lana, to school when the accident
The driver, identified only as a family friend, is reported
to have blacked out, causing his car to veer to the shoulder and crash into a
parked dump truck.
All three occupants of the car were seriously injured in the
accident and were transported to a local hospital for treatment.
Wilkinson, a student at Laguna Beach High School, succumbed
to her injuries the following day on Wednesday.
No further information was provided.
The authorities are investigating the cause of the accident.
Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”
While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”
Mr. Khodaverdian is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.