Omar Dominguez Ortiz has been identified by authorities as the deceased in a vehicular collision that occurred on September 19 in Palmdale. Mr. Ortiz was driving a Honda Fit at roughly 11:50 a.m. on Avenue M when a waste management truck was attempting to turn left at the intersection with 20th Street East when the vehicles collided for reasons that may not be known. First responders took Mr. Ortiz to Antelope Valley Hospital where he died not long after. The driver of the truck also received minor injuries. Mr. Ortiz was 40. The case in being investigated by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

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

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