Fatal Truck Accident on Marks and Manning Avenues
71-year-old Guillermina Lara was killed after her vehicle was hit by a fuel truck on Wednesday evening.
Lara stopped at a stop sign in the area of Marks and Manning Avenues at about 6:43 p.m. on July 13th.
As she proceeded through the intersection, the driver’s side of her vehicle was struck by the truck.
Unfortunately, the woman died at the scene as a result.
No injuries were reported from the truck driver.
The crash remains under investigation.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Guillermina Lara.
In 2020, studies showed that the state of California reported 3,723 motor-vehicle deaths which was an increase from 2019.
In the U.S. one’s odds of dying in a car accident is around 1 in 107.
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