Wednesday, May 5, 2021, in Fontana, at 2:30 p.m.- Steven Michael Hendrickson, 35, was driving a Tesla Model 3 on Auto Pilot and slammed into an overturned semi truck on the 210 Freeway. near Citrus. Hendrickson died in the collision.

The Semi-Truck over-turned onto the 210 freeway spilling it’s payload onto the road. Two other people were seriously injured in the collision, including a passing by driver who attempted to help the driver of the semi. Both the semi driver and the Good Samaritan were severely injured and transported to a local hospital.

 

Saturday, May 29, 2021, West Covina, CA– Gilberto Morales, 24, ran a stop at a four-way stop sign intersection, causing a fatal accident. Morales collided into Kerry Walsh’s silver Honda Accord, when she was in the middle of the intersection driving south on Hollenbeck. Welsh was transported by ambulance to the hospital where she was pronounced dead the following morning.
Morales was arrested on suspicion of DUI and is currently in custody in a West Covina Jail, with a $100,000 bail.
Ms. Welsh was enrolled to attend Loyola Marymount University fall 2021 with a full athletic scholarship for soccer, The West Covina community is now centered on the Welsh family, supporting their well being during these difficult times.

Butte County, CA (29 de Abril de 2021)

Un accidente automovilístico atropellado y fugado entre dos vehículos desconocidos en Lincoln Boulevard y Baggett-Marysville Road dejó tres personas muertas. El accidente ocurrió en Oroville en el condado de Butte, California. Si alguien que le importa murió en este accidente, el bufete de abogados Lexton está aquí para ayudarlo durante este momento difícil. Estamos disponibles para atenderlo las 24 horas del día, los 7 días de la semana, se habla español.

Oroville, California (April 29, 2021)- Three people were killed in a fatal crash that occurred in Oroville, Butte County, California on Lincoln and Bagette Marysville Road.

May 4, 2021 at 2:50 P.M.- Deadly crash occurs at Brookhurst Street and Orange Avenue causing three people to tragically lose their lives, including Jacob Rolan 32, and Alexander Smiller, 63.

Anaheim, California – On May 4, 2021 a tragic accident caused three people to tragically lose their lives. The crash occurred at the Intersection of Brookhurst Street and Orange Avenue. Jacob Rolon 32, and Alexander Smiller, 63, of Los Angeles, were driving with a third person (unnamed) in a Kia SUV, when it collided with a Mercedes-Benz sedan. All three Kia occupants died at the scene. No one was found inside the Mercedes- Benz, which was engulfed in flames when first responders arrived at the crash site.

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Santa Rosa, California: One Killed in Three-Car Collision on SR 1 and Valley Ford Road, Condolences to the Grieving Families

(Santa Rosa, California, April 4, 2021) – An accident that occurred at State Road -1 and Valley Ford Road sadly caused the death of one person and injured others. Three vehicles were involved in this crash including a Nissan Frontier and Dodge Truck. There were two passengers in the Nissan. One of the survivors was a 50-year-old male. More details will be added as they are reported.

Imperial Valley, California (April 26, 2021) Thirteen traveling immigrants were killed when the 1997 marron Ford Expedition that they were traveling in was struck by a Peterbilt semi-truck carrying 25 people. The accident happened just after 6 am, in the Imperial Valley region, which is known to be a large agricultural area as well as a heavy immigration corridor for travelers. The driver of the semi-truck that struck the Ford Expedition was 68-year old Joe Beltran, a California resident. He survived and was treated at Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs.
While the identities of the 13 dead are being withheld pending family notification, The survivors are:

Avelrado Nava, 18, of Guerrero, Mexico
Manuel Rufino, 39, Oaxaca, Mexico
Darlin Liliana Robledo, 20, Tapachula, Mexico
Rene Zelando 30, Nayarit, Mexico
Berti Orozco, 21, Guatemala
Zeterina Mendoza, 33, Guerrero
Camilo Rodriguez, 44, Santa Maria Del Oro, Mexico
Jose Martinez, 16, Guerrero
Berlina Cardona, 46, Guatemala City
Jorge Guitierez Martinez, 24, nationality unknown
Esteban Montiel, 22, origin unknown
Jane Doe, 15, nationality unknown

Investigators are still contacting the families of the deceased and will release names as they become available.

“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”

The incident is still under investigation and information is still being released at the time. It is unknown at the time whether alcohol or drugs was a factor in causing this tragedy. 

Santa Fe Springs, California (April 22, 2021) Around 11:44 pm, a Grey Jeep was reportedly in an accident with a dump truck on State Route 60 traveling westbound, just east of 7th Street in Santa Fe Springs on Tuesday, April 20th. The jeep was reportedly traveling at approximately 90 miles per hour and the there was some kind of leak or spill emanating from the crash. The right 2 lanes were closed from Hacienda to 7th Street, with the Jeep incurring front end damage. An ambulance was also dispatched to the scene.

Imperial Valley, CA, (Friday, April 16, 2021) – Thirteen people were killed in a deadly crash that happened on the outskirts of Holtsville in Imperial Valley when the SUV they were travelling in was involved in an accident with a tractor trailer on State Route 115 just after 6am, about 12 miles from the Mexican border.


The SUV, a Ford Expedition, was traveling North carrying 25 people, some Mexican and Guatemalan migrants, when it pulled in front of the rig at an intersection. Police found 12 people dead at the scene, with some ejected from the vehicle onto the pavement while others were found dead inside of the SUV, and other survivors wandering the site. At least six people were taken to a hospital where 1 died, bringing the death toll to a staggering 13. It is unclear how fast either vehicle was traveling or whether or not the SUV stopped at the stop sign.


None of the names of the deceased have been released publicly as authorities have not yet identified all of the victims. The driver of the SUV is among the dead and is a from Mexicali, California, while the driver of the tractor trailer was hospitalized with moderate injuries. The ages of the deceased range from 20-55 and the survivors range from 15-53. Th legal capacity of a Ford Expedition is 8 people.


Imperial Valley is a rich agricultural region, with thousands of farm workers legally crossing the border each day to work in fields but is also known as being a busy corridor for immigrants seeking to cross into the US. It is currently unknown if driving performance drugs or alcohol were involved in the crash or what ultimately caused the deadly crash. California Highway Patrol, El Centro Fire Department, and Customs & Border Protection are all investigating the collision.

“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”

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