3 Killed in Crash in Florence Neighborhood
SOUTH LOS ANGELES, Calif. (April 16, 2021) — Lee Henderson III, 20, is one of three who died April 11th in a crash at Florence and Central avenues in South Los Angeles.
The young man, along with a 14-year-old boy, and Quindien Holmes, 23, of Los Angeles, were all passengers who died in the 10:51 p.m. crash on Sunday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff Coroner. They were riding in a 2007 Toyota traveling eastbound on Florence Avenue before its driver lost control and collided with a Jeep. The Jeep subsequently collided into the back of a Honda, while the Toyota crashed into a building and a pole.
Young Men, Teen Suffer Fatal Injuries in South LA Crash
Lee Henderson III, Quindien Holmes and the teenage boy all died at the crash scene.
The 20-year-old Hawthorne man driving the Toyota had moderate injuries and was transported by ambulance St. Francis Medical Center.
Meanwhile, paramedics also transported a 28-year-old Los Angeles woman riding as a passenger in the Jeep who had minor injuries.
No other known injuries among the people occupying the three vehicles.
Our thoughts and prayers extend to the family of Lee Henderson III, Quindien Holmes and the teenage boy. Johnson Attorneys Group is a proud, longtime supporter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). Our law firm does not represent any of the parties mentioned above; nor is it our intent to represent any of the parties. If you have legal questions or would like to contribute to this story, please contact us.