Young Woman Died in Crash
19-year-old passenger died in a two-vehicle collision on Tuesday morning, September 28th.
The fatal accident took place around 1:12 a.m. on Live Oak Canyon Road in Trabuco Canyon.
According to CHP, Remigio was trapped inside a Honda Fit following the accident and sustained life-threatening injuries.
Unfortunately, the 19-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.
Additionally, one other unidentified person was transported to Mission Hospital with unspecified injuries.
It is also unknown how many vehicles were involved in the crash.
Authorities issued a SigAlert that lasted three hours as they investigated and cleaned up the scene.
Tow trucks were also used to remove one of the vehicles for evidence.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Christian Garcia Remigio.
In the U.S. one’s odds of dying in a car accident is around 1 in 107.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may also be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
It is important to remember that in the state of California a person involved in a car accident who has sustained injuries has to file a claim within two years of the accident.
Always make sure to wear a seatbelt, obey traffic laws, and avoid distractions while driving.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.