Car Crash near West Acacia Avenue Left 2 Fatalities

LOS ANGELES, CA (May 4, 2022) – Saturday morning, two victims died after a vehicle accident on 91 Freeway.

Authorities received a call about a crash on the eastbound 91, just west of Acacia Avenue at 12:37 a.m.

The Los Angeles Fire Department firefighters pronounced two occupants dead at the scene.

Per reports, a Honda struck the left side of a Toyota 4 Runner, sending the Toyota into the right dirt shoulder, where it struck a pole.

The Toyota’s driver, a 24-year-old Huntington Beach man, and his passenger, an 18-year-old El Monte woman, were both pronounced dead.

The Honda driver fled the scene.

Anyone with information about the crash or the suspect’s vehicle is asked to contact Officer A. Phillipson at the CHP’s South Los Angeles area office at 424-551-4000.


The team at Sweet James sends out their heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of the victims who are grieving over the loss of their loved ones.


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