(L.A.) David Soto-Toral, 35, Killed by a Garbage Truck

Case Number: 2023-01001

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 35-year-old male of Caucasian ethnicity that occurred in an alley.

The coroner’s office has identified the man as David Sototoral.

Born in L.A. County. Father’s last name is Soto. Mother’s maiden name is Toral.

Manner of Death: Accident

Cause of Death: Blunt Head Trauma

RIP DAVID ISAAC SOTO-TORAL (October 18, 1987 – January 25, 2023)

The decedent is believed to have been homeless at the time he was hit by an LA Bureau of Sanitation truck in Sherman Oaks on Wednesday.

According to his online profile:

Worked as an IHSS caretaker. Worked at In-N-Out Burger, 2005-2010.

Went to Los Angeles Lutheran Junior-Senior High School. Went to Sylmar High School.

Studied at California State University, Northridge, from 2005 to 2008.

David Isaac Sototoral of Southern California
David Sototoral

On September 21, 2021, LUIS ADAN JAQUEZ filed a “Personal Injury – Elder/Dependant Adult Abuse” lawsuit against DAVID I. SOTO-TORAL. The suit was filed in Los Angeles County Superior Courts, Chatsworth Courthouse.


GoFundMe by decedent’s mother has more information about the circumstances.

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