55-year-old Angeles Rodriguez was fatally struck by by an impaired driver in Los Angeles on January 22nd.
The beloved mother and street vendor was on her way to work around 5 a.m. when the incident occurred.
It was reported that the driver ran a red light and was speeding, causing it to crash into Rodriguez’s vehicle.
Due to the impact, the woman’s car was pushed into the corner of a building.
Sadly, she was killed as a result.
The DUI driver was arrested and released later that day on bail.
The victim’s family set up a GoFundMe page and is seeking justice for their mother.
Someone dies every 50 minutes in the U.S. due to drunk drivers. It is important to always obey traffic rules and avoid distractions while driving.
If you or a loved one has fallen victim to an impaired driver, contact Avian Law Group today at (888) 231-3513.