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Ivan Lopez of Compton tragically killed in motorcycle crash

Posted: September 19, 2022

COMPTON, CA (September 19, 2022) – The Los Angeles County coroner’s office today released the name of Ivan Lopez, a motorcyclist who died in a crash with a vehicle in Compton.

The victim was identified as Ivan Lopez, 28, of Compton.

The crash was reported at 4:32 p.m. Saturday at Alondra Boulevard and Holly Avenue, according to Sgt. J. Ely of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Compton station.

Lopez was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the coroner’s office.

We will update this story with more details when it becomes available to us, and offer our sympathies and condolences to Ivan Lopez’s family and friends.

[via City News Service]

Liability In Compton Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcyclists have a naturally small profile and are more likely to be overlooked by other drivers. Many collisions are due to drivers that make dangerous lane changes. According to California Vehicle Code 22107, “No person shall turn a vehicle from a direct course or move right or left upon a roadway until such movement can be made with reasonable safety and then only after the giving of an appropriate signal in the manner provided in this chapter in the event any other vehicle may be affected by the movement.” There are a number of factors that could potentially contribute to a motorcycle accident including:

  • Speeding
  • Drunk driving
  • Driver distraction
  • Inclement weather

The family of any victim that died in a motorcycle accident may be able to seek aid through a wrongful death claim. Damages can help cover lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering. A wrongful death attorney can examine all of the unique facts of your case and let you know what your legal options are. There are, however, statute of limitations associated with civil claims. Failing to act within the statute of limitations may result in a permanent forfeiture of your rights.

Investigating Ivan Lopez’s Compton Motorcycle Accident

We at Accident News Now extend our deepest condolences to the family of Ivan Lopez. Anyone who may have additional information regarding this case should reach out to us. A full investigation must be conducted for the sake of all who have lost so much.

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