DOWNEY, CALIFORNIA (December 10, 2016) – A two car collision tragically killed an infant on Saturday morning on Firestone Boulevard, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 1:54 am at the intersection of Firestone Boulevard and Brookshire Avenue. A 23 year old man driving a Mercedes SUV south on Brookshire collided with a Chevrolet Silverado heading east on Firestone Boulevard.
The two rear seat passengers in the Mercedes, a 21 year old woman and a 4 month old boy, were rushed to a nearby hospital. The child later died from his injuries and the woman remains hospitalized. The driver of the SUV and the driver of the Colorado suffered only minor injuries. The investigation is ongoing.
“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, a California personal injury law firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Serving Downey, Los Angeles, Newport Beach, and throughout California, Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.