Drunk Driver Kills Woman on 101 Freeway near Pilgrimage Bridge

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 9, 2021) – Early Monday morning, authorities arrested Adrian Castroramos after a DUI crash on 101 Freeway.

The collision occurred on the southbound 101, just north of the Pilgrimage Bridge around 4:40 A.M. Officers say three vehicles were involved.

After the crash, a 45-year-old female driver exited her vehicle that was stopped in the No. 3 lane. Then, a 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe struck and killed her a couple of minutes later.

Eventually, CHP officers located the woman down on the roadway. There, emergency responders pronounced the woman dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, authorities arrested 22-year-old Adrian Castroramos of Los Angeles, for suspected DUI and vehicular manslaughter.

At this time, the identity of the deceased victim remains unavailable, pending notification from their next of kin.

Once available, more information will be available.


The attorneys at Sweet James would like to extend their sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased victim during this devastating time.


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