Bilda Dantizo, 37, Miguel Perez, 63, Killed in Violent Crash on 110 Freeway
SOUTH LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Dec. 18, 2017) — Two people died Sunday night in a multi-vehicle crash on the northbound 110 Harbor Freeway, according to KABC News.
Bilda Santizo, 37, of Los Angeles, and Miguel Perez, 63, of San Bernardino have been identified by the Los Angeles County Coroner as the driver and passenger respectively of the vehicle hit by several others. They both died at the scene.
The crash took place about 11:26 p.m. on Sunday and involved multiple drivers. Police say that Santizo’s Scion SUV stalled in traffic lanes and was struck by another motorist that crashed into her disabled vehicle. Both Santizo and her passenger in the Scion died at the scene.
Three other motorists crashed into one or both vehicles. Two others were hurt in the violent crash. Paramedics responded and transported the injured people to a hospital for treatment of undisclosed injuries.
Police issued a SigAlert for the collision and all lanes were open by 5 a.m. this morning.
Those of us at Johnson Attorneys Group offer our condolences to the families of those who died in this horrible crash.
Wrongful Death Accident Investigation
Police are heading up an investigation into liability for this collision and will determine fault.
At this time, they will be seeking to find out whether negligence by one or more parties contributed to this fatality. It’s unclear at this time whether or not speed, drugs and or alcohol were involved. A dangerous intersection or mechanical failures may also be contributing factors. Oftentimes, one or both parties may share the blame for a collision.
If you have lost a loved one in a collision due to a negligent driver, you are entitled to be compensated for your losses including medical costs, funeral expenses, loss of a person’s love and companionship, lost wages and lost future wages.
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