David Chavez, 15, has been identified by authorities as one of the deceased in an alleged DUI automotive collision that took place in Mission Valley on January 18. David was one of a number of minors who were traveling in vehicle driven by a 17-year-old. The vehicle reportedly went out of control due to speeding. The boy and another teen were killed in the accident while two others are reportedly in critical condition. The young driver has been charged with a DUI while the investigation of the tragedy continues.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and families of the deceased during this very difficult time.We also extend our thoughts to the two seriously injured youths.

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.