May 26, 2023
Los Angeles, CA – Taxi Driver Killed in Wrong-Way Crash on 110 Fwy.
Los Angeles, CA (May 26, 2023) – A taxi driver was killed in a wrong-way crash on the 110 Freeway in Los Angeles on Friday morning, May 26th. The accident happened around 3:00 a.m. on the 110 Freeway near Exposition Boulevard.
Police say that a tax was traveling northbound on the 110 Freeway. At the same time, a Chevy Cruze was traveling the wrong way, southbound in the northbound lanes. The Cruze collided head-on with the taxi. The taxi driver was critically hurt in the crash and died at the crash scene. A passenger in the taxi suffered serious injuries, while two passengers in the Cruze also sustained major injuries. No one involved in the crash has been identified.
There is no word on what caused the crash to take place. An investigation is ongoing at this time.
There is no further information available.
We would like to offer our most sincere condolences to all who were affected by this fatal car accident in Los Angeles.
Deadly Car Accidents in California
With a population of nearly 40 million people, California is a very large and bustling state. Accordingly, it should come as no surprise that car accidents are also quite common. According to the Transportation Injury Mapping System, nearly 500,000 car accidents took place in California last year. Many of these crashes occurred when because of careless or negligent driving. In these cases, the accidents actually could have been prevented through the use of ordinary care and caution. Speeding, reckless driving, carelessness, and distraction are among the most common causes of California car accidents.
If you or a loved one were hurt in a crash, you could be entitled to compensation. Depending on the severity of your injuries, the compensation may be substantial in nature. If you believe that you have a claim, you should contact a lawyer right away. The legal process is complicated and should only be handled by an experienced car accident lawyer.
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