Deadly South LA Crash at 85th and Alameda Streets Involves Car and Big Rig
SOUTH LOS ANGELES, CA (July 28, 2021) – Two people were killed in a traffic accident at 85th Street and Alameda Street late Monday evening.
The accident happened around 10:00 p.m. on July 26, in the Florence-Firestone area of South LA. According to the California Highway Patrol, a vehicle was traveling in the area when it slammed into a big rig for unknown reasons. The impact partially wedged the car underneath the big rig.
Officers responded and located two people in the car with severe injuries. One of them died at the scene, while the other died at the hospital.
Video from the scene shows a child’s car seat in the wreckage but officers said the child was not in the car at the time of the crash.
This fatal crash remains under investigation. It is unclear is speed or intoxication was a factor.
Our deepest condolences are with the loved ones and friends of the victims.
Turn to The Law Offices of Daniel Kim for expert legal guidance if you have lost a loved one in a traffic accident. We have dedicated wrongful death lawyers who will work with you through every stage of the legal process. Our goal involves getting you full and fair compensation and holding the at-fault party accountable. Losing a family member in an accident is never easy. While you focus on things that matter, we will handle the rest. Call (800) 895-7199to schedule a free consultation. You can also request a copy of the police report from this accident.