HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA (February 5, 2017) – A fatal rollover crash occurred on Sunday night, at approximately 7:20 p.m., on the southbound 101 Freeway, at Barham Boulevard. (map)
The accident happened when a 2017 Toyota Sienna minivan broke through the bridge’s concrete railing at the Barham Boulevard overpass and was launched over five 101 Freeway northbound lanes. The van landed on the center median, came to rest in the southbound lanes and was subsequently struck by a 2009 Kia. A third vehicle was also involved in the accident.
Both the driver and passenger of the van, a 50-year-old woman and a 60-year-old woman, were killed upon impact. Two other parties, a 60-year-old-man and a 48-year-old, were injured.
Police are investigating the accident to determine the cause.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
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 Sacramento, Newport Beach, San Diego 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.