Two Killed, Three Others Hurt after Wrong-Way Accident on 110 Freeway near Ninth Street
LOS ANGELES, CA (March 31, 2021) — Two people died and three others injured in a wrong-way accident on 110 Freeway on Tuesday, March 30.
According to Sgt. Jeff Lane of the California Highway Patrol, the three-vehicle crash occurred just before 2 a.m., just south of Ninth Street. A 32-year-old man drove a 2006 Lexus SUV RS400 southbound in a northbound lane of 110 Freeway and crashed head-on into a 1999 Toyota Camry. Two people inside the sedan suffered fatal injuries.
Authorities only identified the deceased as a man from Downey and a woman from Bellflower. Both victims were 30 years old.
The SUV driver sustained serious injuries. The 32-year-old woman in the passenger seat and a 4-year-old child in the backseat of the SUV suffered minor injuries. Paramedics rushed them all to the hospital for treatment.
Officers suspect alcohol was a factor in the accident.
Authorities said a third vehicle struck the Toyota after the initial collision.
Anyone with information on the incident can call the CHP at 213-744-2331.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
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