PALMDALE, CALIFORNIA (February 12, 2017) – Two people were killed in a crash that is being attributed to street racing on Sunday evening on 25th Street and Joshua Hills Drive, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 6:30 pm at the intersection of Joshua Hills Drive and 25th Street. A yellow Chevrolet Camaro was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed on 25th Street when the driver lost control and struck a traffic signal, splitting the car in half from the impact.
The two occupants of the car, a 55 year old man and a 17 year old girl, were both tragically killed in the accident. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability and to determine if there was a another vehicle involved.
“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 Palmdale, Los Angeles, Sacramento, 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.