BUENA PARK (April 7, 2014) – A car accident in Buena Park took the life of passenger Francisco Gonzalez-Duran died on Monday afternoon.
The vehicle Gonzalez-Duran was riding in struck a fixed object on the northbound side of the 5 freeway, south of the 91 freeway. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Gonzalez-Duran, a resident of Los Angeles, was 46 years old.
The cause of the accident is unknown. Investigators are looking into what happened and trying to determine whether or not drugs or alcohol played a role. The condition of the driver has not been released and it is not known if the driver was cited.
The family of Francisco Gonzalez-Duran may be able to make a claim against the driver’s insurance for the wrongful death of their loved one especially if the driver is held liable for the accident.