[05-02-2024] Los Angeles County, CA – At Least One Person Killed Following Fiery Two-Vehicle Collision on Glenn Anderson Freeway

Published May 3, 2024

[05-02-2024] At Least One Person Killed Following Fiery Two-Vehicle Collision on Glenn Anderson FreewayAt least one person was killed following a fiery two-vehicle collision on Glenn Anderson freeway, Los Angeles County, on Thursday evening, May 2, 2024. 

According to the California Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 10:44 p.m. at the Vermont Avenue exit of the westbound Glenn Anderson freeway. 

Authorities stated that the collision involved a sedan and a Honda Prius. Upon their arrival, they found the sedan on the right shoulder of the freeway and the Honda on fire in the HOV lane. 

Police said that one person was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim’s identity was not immediately disclosed. 

Anyone with information is highly encouraged to contact the authorities. All lanes of the westbound portion of the freeway near the accident scene were temporarily closed due to investigation. 

No further information was released, and the authorities are gathering all necessary information to determine the cause of the accident.

Don’t Know What To Do After An Accident?

Your safety and rights depend on what you do next after an accident. Remember the following steps if you find yourself in one:

  • Check yourself for any injuries.
  • Stay on the scene, call 9-1-1, and wait for emergency responders.
  • Move your vehicle to the road shoulder if safe; turn on hazard lights.
  • Fully cooperate with law enforcement and stay until cleared to leave.
  • Document the scene and injuries with photos and videos.
  • Seek immediate medical attention.
  • Contact your insurance company and find a personal injury lawyer for legal advice.

What A Lawyer Can Do For You

Many victims put off calling a lawyer even if they sustain injuries after an accident. However, lawyers can help you in many ways. They can provide you with police reports, CCTV footage, and witness statements to strengthen your case. Your attorney will also negotiate with insurance companies to get you fair compensation. The best part is that they will do all of these things for you at no upfront cost. So if you’re injured in an accident, hire a personal injury attorney to recover medical bills, car repair costs, lost wages, and pain and suffering.