On February 18th at 3:30PM in Chatsworth on De Soto Avenue, a 2011 Infiniti M37 was traveling southbound at a high speed when it crashed into a Toyota Avalon turning left onto Plummer Street. The driver and passenger in the Toyota Avalon were killed at the scene.
Earlier this month in March, a victim was killed in a fatal car crash. The accident involved an overturned semi-truck and a sedan on the 5 Freeway in Anaheim, California.
An apparent wrong-way crash on Highway 101 shut down portions of the highway for over an hour and sent three people to the hospital, according to local sources. The California Highway Patrol has confirmed the motor vehicle accident occurred around 10:45 a.m. and involved two vehicles. The accident is still under investigation, and so far, no criminal charges appear to have been filed against either driver involved.
One person is dead and two others were hospitalized for various injuries following a car crash near Big Bear on the morning of March 13, according to state troopers. California Highway Patrol has confirmed the death of a 22-year-old woman who was a passenger in one of the vehicles involved in the motor vehicle accident. A 31-year-old man suffered major injuries, and an 80-year-old man escaped with only minor injuries. Charges have not yet been filed in this case.
Police in Fresno believe drugs may have been a factor in a car accident that killed two people on the night of March 4. California officials have confirmed the death of a 23-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman in a head-on fatal car accident on Highway 180. The highway was closed for several hours to facilitate the investigation.
Highway 80 westbound was closed for several hours after a serious accident sent multiple people to the hospital, including children. The California Highway Patrol confirmed that a careless driver is suspected to be responsible for the crash, which involved seven cars. So far, it does not appear that individual has been charged with a crime.