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Jay LaPlante Killed After a Motorcycle Crash on Vista Del Mar in Playa del Rey, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA (March 23, 2022) – Jay LaPlante (48) died after getting into a motorcycle accident on Vista Del Mar in Playa del Rey, Los Angeles. According to the MB News, the incident happened at around 6:15 am on Monday.
According to reports, LaPlante crashed his motorcycle into a car that suddenly turned left, getting right into LaPlante’s path. Then, the collision caused LaPlante to get thrown over the vehicle. Afterward, the driver of the vehicle involved in the accident stayed and cooperated with authorities.
Manhattan Beach resident Jay LaPlante died in a motorcycle accident involving a car that drove right in front of him on Vista Del Mar in Playa del Rey, Los Angeles.
LaPlante’s friends and family expressed their grief over the loss. They shared their sentiments in a GoFundMe page set up to raise money for funeral costs. They shared that LaPlante was a valuable member of their community.
The GoFundMe page stated, “Jay was loved and respected by everyone he worked with within the LA Car Guy auto group. He managed the Toyota Santa Monica and Lexus Santa Monica stores, as well as the Subaru Pacific and Santa Monica locations.”
According to the GoFundMe Page, LaPlante and his fiancé Jenelle Arnold (36) were supposed to welcome their first child, a daughter this coming summer. LaPlante’s friend Chris Gregory said to MB News, “If you were his friend, you were his family… He meant a lot to a lot of people. He was just an amazing human being.”
Personal Injury Claims (Wrongful Death) in Los Angeles
In this case, the family members of Jay LaPlante can have the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit. However, it can depend on the investigation’s findings. In addition to that, negligence by a person or business can contribute to an accident, which might have resulted in the death of a family member. If that is the case, you may be able to file a wrongful death claim and receive a big settlement.
Indeed, no amount of money will ever make up for the death of a loved one. However, receiving the maximum settlement and winning a judgment can give a sense of justice. Also, it can offer some peace of mind.
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Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Jay LaPlante.
Certainly, nothing can alleviate the pain of losing a loved one. However, it’s also important to get your rightful compensation to help with recovery. Getting advice and guidance from experienced personal injury attorneys can help you pursue your case. For instance, Jacoby & Meyers has a team of the best lawyers for any car accident, wrongful death, or motorcycle accident cases in California, including Los Angeles, Bakersfield, and Sacramento. Consulting a lawyer can help you get insight and information about complicated topics, including car accident settlements and more. If you’d like to get professional advice about your case, give us a call today at 888-960-0480 for a free consultation. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help you.
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