3 Pronounced Dead after Fiery Auto Collision near Loop 101

PHOENIX, AZ (March 3, 2023) – Late Thursday night, Abelino Diaz, Octaviano Giron and 1 other person died in a fiery crash on 19th Avenue.

The incident occurred around 11:00 p.m., just north of Loop 101 on February 23rd.

According to reports, 18-year-old Diaz was driving a vehicle south in the northbound lanes and collided head-on with a northbound vehicle. In addition, a third vehicle became involved.

Upon impact, one of the involved vehicles caught fire. Medics arrived and transported Diaz and his passenger, 38-year-old Giron to a nearby hospital where they later died.

Moreover, another unidentified occupant in the third vehicle succumbed to their injuries. However, the driver and another passenger remained uninjured.

At this time, an active investigation to determine further information is still currently underway.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Abelino Diaz and Octaviano Giron.

The death of a family member is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that no amount of money can make up for the tragic loss of a loved one. However, it is important that the family understands and protects their rights. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on those involved. They are here to help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the concerns and needs of your family. Call their office today to find out how they can help you at (800) 500-5200. For more accident news, click here.

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