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Wrong Way Crash Leaves One Dead and One Injured

Los Angeles, CA – A two-vehicle wrong way collision left one dead and one injured on Saturday, April 23, 2022, around 1:15 a.m. The crash occurred on the 105 Freeway near the Nash Street exit.  

According to California Highway Patrol, a female was driving a 2015 Toyota Camry in the wrong direction when she struck a 35-year-old man driving a 2017 Toyota Prius. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The man was transported to Harbor UCLA Medical Center. The cause of the crash is under investigation. 

The victim was identified as Evelyn Linares, 35.

Car Accidents 

Head on collisions account for 10% of driving fatalities that occur across the United States each year. In this accident, those injured should have their investigative team evaluate all aspects surrounding the collision. This includes reviewing:  

  • Driver accident history  
  • Police accident report   
  • Any testing of driver for drugs and alcohol   
  • Any history of driver with drugs and alcohol   
  • Phone and texting records of the driver   
  • All eyewitness accounts of the accident    
  • Accident history on the freeway  
  • Inspection of roadway conditions   
  • Any video of the crash   

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  
  • And 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  
  • Speeding 
  • Distracted driving  
  • 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 – 105 Freeway near the Nash Street exit

105 Freeway near the Nash Street exit

 

 

 

 

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