105 Freeway Fatal Accident
18-year-old Osiris Servin was killed in a two-vehicle collision on Saturday morning, November 13th in Lynwood.
The fatal crash took place around 5:30 a.m. the 105 Freeway in the Long Beach area.
Two vehicles reportedly collided on the eastbound side of the freeway for unknown reasons.
Five other people also sustained injuries and were transported to local hospitals for treatment.
Servin, sadly, died at the scene of the crash.
In addition, police also issued a SigAlert at 6:10 a.m. due to the closure of two lanes that lasted two hours.
The crash remains under investigation.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Osiris Servin.
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.
It is also important to remember that in the state of California a person involved in a car accident who has sustained injuries has to file a claim within two years of the accident.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.