Emiaj Lane and Raul Martin has been identified by authorities as the deceased in a collision that occurred on August 30 in Desert Hot Springs. Mr. Lane, 22, and Mr. Martin, 24, were in a Dodge Challenger that was involved in a head-on collision at about 1:00 a.m. on Indian Canyon Drive in the vicinity of 18th Avenue. First responders were able to remove the two young men after they had become trapped in the vehicle but both local residents tragically died at the scene. Two occupants of the other vehicle were injured, one critically. An investigation is ongoing.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and families of the deceased during this difficult time. Our thoughts also go out to the injured.

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.