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Two Women Killed in Two-vehicle Crash

Two Women Killed in Two-vehicle Crash

Pomona, CA – Two women were killed on Sunday, April 17, 2022, around 2:00 a.m. when a 2019 Honda Civic rear-ended a 2013 Toyota Camry. The crash occurred on the Pomona 60 Freeway. 

According to California Highway Patrol (CHP), the woman driving the Civic was traveling at an unsafe speed when she struck the Camry. The driver of the Civic and 23-year-old passenger of the Camry were pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Camry was rushed to the hospital. CHP is investigating the cause of the crash.  

One of the victims has been identified as 24-year-old Julia Schmidt.

Car Accidents 

Last year, more than 25% of fatal car accidents were caused by speeding. In this horrible accident, those injured should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:  

  • Police accident report 
  • Driver accident history 
  • Any testing of the driver for drugs and alcohol  
  • Any history of the driver with drugs and alcohol  
  • All eyewitness accounts of the accident  
  • Accident history on the Freeway 
  • Any video evidence of the crash 
  • Determination if pavement markings are clear and up to code 
  • Inspection of roadway conditions  
  • Phone and texting records of the driver 
  • Speed of the driver at the time of the collision  

When another person’s negligence causes a car accident, the victims may be left with extensive injuries including: 

  • Head injuries 
  • Back and spine injuries 
  • Rib injuries 
  • Neck and shoulder injuries 
  • Any many more… 

Car Accident Attorneys

As one of America’s largest injury law firms, The Barnes Firm, has helped many clients injured in car accidents get the best result possible and have found some common causes of car accidents include: 

  • Texting and driving 
  • Distracted driving 
  • Speeding 
  • Aggressive driving 
  • Inexperienced driving 
  • Fatigue 
  • Alcohol or drug involvement 

If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact an experienced car accident attorney at The Barnes Firm today. From the first phone conversation through to the final settlement, the team of attorneys at The Barnes Firm will work hard for you every step of the way.  

Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.   

Location of Crash – Pomona 60 Freeway

Pomona 60 Freeway





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