IRVINE, CALIFORNIA (July 1, 2017) – 24 year old Jeremy Shankling was tragically killed in a car accident on Harvard Avenue on Saturday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 3:00 am at the intersection of Michelson Drive and Harvard Avenue in Irvine. A 2015 Infiniti Q50 and a 2014 Hyundai Elantra collided for an unknown reason. The Infiniti had one person inside, and the Hyundai was carrying four people inside at the time of the accident. The force of the impact caused the Infiniti to burst into flames after the accident.
The two men inside the Hyundai, 24 year old Jeremy Shankling and 23 year old driver Kesean Herrera, were both tragically pronounced dead at the scene. Two women from the Elantra and the driver of the Infiniti were all rushed to a nearby hospital in critical condition. The accident remains under open investigation to determine cause and liability at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all the family members and friends of Jeremy Shankling affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”