Carlos Barrera has been identified by authorities as the victim in an alleged hit-and-run pedestrian accident that occurred on June 19 in City Terrace between East Los Angeles and the Downtown LA areas. Mr. Barrera, a 24-year-old Los Angeles resident the father of a two-year-old daughter, was apparently struck and killed on Whiteside Street at roughly 2:00 a.m. by a vehicle which fled the scene, described by the California Highway Patrol as a white SUV. The CHP is seeking out the suspect in the tragic death.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

When individuals are harmed or killed in traffic accidents and another party is at fault, full compensation is not always granted, despite the circumstances. Skilled legal representation from a car accident attorney is typically a must in these situations. Legal Defenders at the Law Offices of Burg and Brock has helped countless families and individuals obtain the compensation they need to deal with expenses and move on with their lives. To learn more, call us today at (818) 405-9091.