Torrance: One Killed in Multiple-Vehicle Crash
Posted on Jun 27, 2014
At about 5:15 a.m. on Friday, June 27, 2014, one person was killed in a multiple-vehicle crash on the 405 Freeway in Torrance, reported the Los Angeles Times. The collision, which involved three vehicles, occurred on the northbound side of the freeway just north of Artesia Boulevard. A man in his mid-thirties was declared dead at the scene. Several lanes of the freeway were closed while authorities investigated the accident.
In 2011, 708 people were killed or injured in motor vehicle collisions that occurred in the city of Torrance, according to the most current crash data available from the California Office of Traffic Safety. The OTS ranked Torrance 20th out of 55 cities with populations of between 100,001 and 250,000 for the number of fatal and injury crashes that occurred there. First place is considered the worst possible ranking.
Families who have lost loved ones to traffic collisions in California have recourse through the civil justice system. To learn more about the rights of the families of the victims of fatal accidents, please call 888-752-7474 or contact us online.
All of us at Allen, Flatt, Ballidis, and Leslie would like to offer our condolences to the family of the man who was killed in this multiple-vehicle crash.