Deonte Young, 20, Fatal 110 Freeway Car Accident in Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES, California (June 18, 2017) — Deonte Young, 20, died in the hospital less than an hour after the car he was riding in as a front-seat passenger crashed into a sound wall on the shoulder of the Harbor 110 Freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The crash took place about 11:55 p.m. at Nineth Street. The 1994 Mercedes-Benz sedan, driven by an 18-year-old man and occupied by Young and two other men ages 18 and 19 years old, was allegedly speeding when it crashed into the wall.
Paramedics transported all four men to a hospital where Young died about 45 minutes later. The others suffered major injuries in the collision.
Police arrested the driver and he faces criminal charges. Witnesses may contact the CHP Central Area office at
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