Deadly Collision on 15 Freeway and Weirick Road
A fatal traffic collision left one dead on Saturday morning, February 12th.
The accident occurred in Corona around 3:07 a.m. within the northbound lanes of the 15 Freeway.
Per reports, a Mercedes and another vehicle collided for unknown reasons.
Sadly, one unidentified person died at the scene of the crash.
Authorities also shut down the northbound lanes for a period of time for investigation purposes.
An active investigation is underway to determine liability.
The deceased will also be identified once notification of kin.
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.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.