Lavonne Perez Killed in Fountain Valley Pedestrian Crash


Authorities Identify Elderly Woman Hit, Killed by Car Backing out of Parking Lot in Fountain Valley

Lavonne Perez Killed in Fountain Valley Pedestrian Crash

Fountain Valley, California – According to the Orange County coroner, Lavonne Perez was the woman who died when she was struck by a driver of a car backing out of a parking space in Fountain Valley.

The 85-year-old Fountain Valley woman died in a hospital where she was transported for treatment.

The Fountain Valley Police Department said the accident happened at around 4:30 p.m. Saturday, November 21, in a parking lot at 18405 Brookhurst Street.

According to the police, a 70-year-old Fountain Valley woman was backing her Lexus SUV out of a parking space when she struck Perez and “subsequently drove over her.”

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators.

Police said alcohol or drugs did not appear to be factors in the crash.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to contact Fountain Valley Police Department’s Traffic Bureau at 714-593-4481.

Arin Khodaverdian, CEO and Managing Attorney 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. Swift action by an intelligent and experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

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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. We have numerous other 6-figure settlements within 30 days. While these results are atypical and do not predict future outcomes, justice in these cases helped bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the families.”

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