Los Angeles, California (December 16, 2019) – 42-year-old Lawrence Furbush has been identified as the man
who was struck and killed by a Metro Expo Line train on Wednesday morning in
the West Adams District of Los Angeles.
The fatal accident was reported at about 1 a.m. December 11, at the E Line’s Farmdale Station near Farmdale Avenue and West Exposition Boulevard.
Furbush was reportedly standing on the
platform when he fell onto the tracks and was hit by a train.
Furbush was pronounced dead at the scene.
The operator of the train said he did not
realize that they had hit a person.
No other information was provided.
The accident is under investigation.
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.