HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA (February 4, 2017) – Two women died and two men were left in critical condition on Saturday night after an accident near the Barham Boulevard overpass, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 7:20 pm on the Barham Boulevard overpass above the 101 freeway. A van reportedly broke through a barrier on the overpass and flew 30 feet over 5 traffic lanes before landing on the center divider, and crashing into a southbound vehicle.
Two women inside the van were tragically killed in the crash. A man inside the van and a man in the second vehicle were hospitalized in serious or critical condition. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine what caused the van to careen off the overpass.
“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 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 Los Angeles, Hollywood, 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.