Two woman of Whittier were the victims of fatal injuries in a hit and run accident this past weekend. The woman, namely a teacher at a local school, Toni Web, were mourned on July 15 following the accident that killed the two women the prior weekend. Toni Web and her mother in law, Rosemary Webb were killed after being hit by the driver of a Toyota Sedan, Steven Samuel Chavez, who was apparent speeding when they hit the vehicle containing the Webb women. Chavez, 23-year-old man of West Covina, was involved in a police pursuit beforehand and was arrested after the accident. Chavez was taken in on possible charges of murder, assault with a deadly weapon, and driving under the influence as well as DUI, to which he plead not guilty. Chavez remains in custody on bail of 2 million.
The many legalities of this car accident are clear, and even more clearly, the call for the assistance that can only be provide by a car accident lawyer. If you have been the victim in a car accident, particularly one involving drunk driving, it is important that you also seek the help of a legal car accident lawyer. To receive a free consultation, contact our law offices in Los Angeles via phone or on our website. You can trust our car accident lawyers to get the help you need.