One Killed in Crash on I-10 Freeway
One person died as the result of a two-vehicle collision in Fontana Sunday night, July 24th.
It was at 11:50 p.m. when the cars collided near Sierra Avenue on the I-10 Freeway.
As one of the occupants exited their vehicle after the crash, an oncoming vehicle struck them.
Sadly, one person died at the scene. There was also another person who was arrested for an unspecified traffic violation.
All westbound traffic was being diverted off at Sierra Avenue as investigators worked at the scene.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
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 be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
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