Friends of the 15-year-old girl who died after attending a rave in Exposition Park last weekend planned two bake sales, including one Friday, to help pay for her funeral, a family fried told the Weekly.
Sasha Rodriquez died on Tuesday after she attended the two-day Electric Daisy Carnival at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and became unresponsive at a hospital. Drug intoxication was expected, but the cause of death won't be known until an autopsy is completed.
Friday's bake sale was scheduled for 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Another was set to happen from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. They're both to be held in Silver Lake at Allesandro Elementary School, 2210 Riverside Dr.
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Rodriguez' death and unruly conditions at the dance party prompted Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and county Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky to question why such an event was held at a public venue. A temporary ban on raves at the coliseum has been instituted.