One Dead Following 210 Freeway Accident
An unidentified person was killed on Wednesday morning following a fiery collision in Arcadia.
The accident took place at 4:45 a.m. within the westbound lanes, near Baldwin Avenue.
California Highway Patrol stated that the details regarding the crash are limited at this time.
Unfortunately, one person died at the scene. Their identification is being withheld pending notification of kin.
In addition, authorities shut down the westbound lanes of the freeway for a period of time pending cleanup and investigation.
The crash remains under investigation.
In 2020, studies showed that the state of California reported 3,723 motor-vehicle deaths which was an increase from 2019.
In the U.S. one’s odds of dying in a car accident is around 1 in 107.
Always make sure to wear a seatbelt, obey traffic laws, and avoid distractions while driving.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may also be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
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