Single-Vehicle Crash on 210 Freeway Left 1 Dead, 2 Badly Hurt

SYLMAR, CA (October 25, 2022) – Early Saturday morning, a solo-car accident on 210 Freeway claimed the life of Charly Mederos.

The incident happened on October 22nd, in the area of 210 Freeway involving at least one vehicle.

The initial reports stated that the vehicle traveled into a construction zone and crashed into a California Department of Transportation forklift for reasons unknown.

Consequently, the vehicle then continued to drive until it struck a concrete barrier.

Furthermore, police said that the vehicle was occupied by three persons.

Authorities pronounced one person dead at the scene, who was later identified as Charly Mendros.

Meanwhile, the two other occupants trapped inside the vehicle were quickly freed by first responders and hospitalized for further treatment.

Police also stated that once the driver was discharged from the hospital, he will be taken into custody for speeding and DUI charges.

Sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Charly Mederos. Thoughts are with them during this very difficult time.

Let the experienced lawyers at Sweet James help you win your DUI accident case. They understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Their wrongful death attorneys will be with you in every step of the legal process. They are here to seek justice and the maximum compensation that you rightfully deserve. Call their offices today at (800) 975-3435 for a free consultation with a legal professional in your area. They are available 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week by email, online chat, and text message for any concerns or questions.

For more accident news, click here.

Advertising disclosure: We may receive compensation for some of the links in our stories. Thank you for supporting LA Weekly and our advertisers.