Two Killed in Compton Crash on 91 Freeway
A hit-and-run collision resulted in the death of two people on Saturday morning in Compton.
The accident took place at 12:37 a.m. on April 30th within the eastbound lanes of the 91 Freeway.
Per CHP, Michael Fiorillo, 24, was driving a Toyota SUV with 18-year-old Jadelynn Kwok as his passenger.
At the same time, a Honda struck the left side of the SUV, causing the SUV to veer off the freeway and crash into a pole.
It was also reported that the Honda driver fled the scene.
Sadly, both Fiorillo, of Huntington Beach, and Kwok, of El Monte, died at the scene.
Any witnesses with information leading to the suspect are urged to contact CHP at 424-551-4000.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Michael Fiorillo and Jadelynn Kwok.
Hit-and-run collisions account for almost 6 deaths per day and there is at least one per minute in the U.S.
Tips for after accident procedures:
- Always stop at the scene
- Call 911 if there are any injuries
- Get vehicle to safety if it is moveable, if it is not, put on hazards
- Exchange information with others involved and document everything
- Call 911 to report accident – they determine who was at fault
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.