West Covina, CA – Two Killed, Two Injured in Auto Wreck on N Grand Ave near E Toni Dr
West Covina, CA (December 4, 2022) – A traffic accident was reported in the West Covina area on Saturday morning that claimed the lives of two people while leaving two others hospitalized with significant injuries. Just before 7:30 a.m., on December 3, the California Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a crash on North Grand Avenue.
According to law enforcement, a vehicle was traveling through the intersection of North Grand Avenue and East Tony Drive when it crashed into two other vehicles. The three vehicles sustained significant damage due to the accident.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department and the police responded to the scene of the accident to provide assistance.
A total of four people were injured as a result of the crash. One victim who suffered fatal injuries was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim was identified as a 30-year-old woman.
Two of the victims had to be extricated from their vehicles. Three victims total were transported to local hospitals. A male victim passed away from his injuries after arriving.
One of the surviving drivers was taken into police custody and placed under arrest on a suspicion of DUI.
The incident remains under investigation.
We hope the two victims hurt due to this auto accident recover quickly.
Our sincerest sympathies go out to both families who have been affected by this fatal collision.
Fatal Car Accidents in California
In 2021, car accidents in the state of California took the lives of over 3800 people. Many of these accidents can be attributed to negligence. Countless people died as a result of traffic collisions caused by drivers who are drunk or under the influence of drugs. Unfortunately, this is one of the most preventable causes of crashes, yet it continues to be one of the most prevalent.
If you choose to file a civil lawsuit against the drunk driver, you will need to prove that they were at fault for the accident and that their actions caused you harm. This can be done by presenting evidence such as the police report from the responding law enforcement agency, testimony and statements from witnesses, and expert opinions. Once you are able to establish liability in your personal injury case, you will need to prove your damages in order to recover compensation. This includes costs and losses like medical costs, vehicle repair expenses, and pain-and-suffering. A skilled legal team will be able to help you build a strong case and get the compensation you deserve.
If you have lost a loved one as a result of a fatal crash, the Law Offices of John C. Ye is here to help. Our West Covina car accident lawyers offer free consultations so that you can get the help you need after a car accident, and our skilled and fearless legal team has more than three decades of experience that we will put to work when it comes to helping you get justice. Contact us today at 866-771-9467 to get started.
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