December 23, 2022

Los Angeles, CA – One Killed in Six-Car Crash on 210 Fwy.


Los Angeles, CA - One Killed in Six-Car Crash on 210 Fwy.

Los Angeles, CA (December 23, 2022) – The Los Angeles Fire Department and the California Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a multi-car crash on Friday, December 23rd. The accident took place just before 12:30 a.m. on the 210 Freeway near the intersection with the 118 Freeway.

Authorities say that six cars were involved in a crash at the location. When police arrived, they found one person suffering from serious injuries. The victim, later identified as 33-year-old Andy Salas, died as a result of his injuries. Salas was trapped inside his vehicle following the accident. There is no word on whether anyone else was hurt in the crash. Police have not released any information on the cause of the collision. The road was shut down and motorists were advised to find alternate routes of travel.

An investigation is ongoing at this time. There is no additional information available.

We would like to offer our thoughts and condolences to the family of Andy Salas following this fatal car accident in Los Angeles.

Fatal Car Accidents in Los Angeles

There are more than 50,000 reported traffic accidents annually in the Los Angeles area. About half of these accidents will result in injuries and around 11{1370d1a44a2a36111fd8aac2ccbc5aad49bce4f615ec80e8124ffd285aa21fc2} will result in death or serious injuries. The rates of serious and fatal accidents have been on the rise in recent years. Most accidents continue to be caused by negligent drivers. These are drivers who operate their vehicles in an unsafe manner. Negligent drivers place the safety of all other drivers at risk when they are on the roadways.

Following a Los Angeles car accident, it is important to ensure that you are properly represented. If you or a family member have been affected in a crash, you may have important and valuable legal rights. These rights can only be protected by an experienced Los Angeles car accident attorney. Many accident victims make the mistake of trying to represent themselves following an accident. This can result in an inadequate outcome.

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