Vehicle Crash Near Peck Road Left One Confirmed Fatality

SOUTH EL MONTE, CA (December 17, 2021) – At least one person died in a vehicle crash near Peck Road offramp early Friday morning.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident occurred around 3:25 a.m. along the westbound Pomona (60) Freeway near the offramp.

Upon responding, they saw several vehicles, including a black Mercedes SUV and a big rig, involved in the fatal collision.

Responders pronounced at least one person at the scene. Their identity remains withheld as of this time.

Meanwhile, the accident closed three westbound lanes of the freeway as authorities investigated the circumstances that led to the crash.


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