Joshua Madrid, a 14-year-old skateboarder, has been identified by authorities as the victim in an alleged hit-and-run collision that took place in Monterey Park on November 18. The boy was skateboarding with friend in the area and was apparently on his way home. The boy was struck by a vehicle which left the scene. An investigation is ongoing as surveillance footage is being combed for clues. Monterey Park Police are looking for a dark-colored SUV  or light colored minivan. All witnesses are asked to come forward.

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.