A motorist in a single automotive and a passenger in one other car have been killed and visitors was jammed for nearly eight hours Saturday in a six-car crash on the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway in Cerritos.
Three different individuals have been additionally injured.
The California Freeway Patrol recognized Gabriela Hernandez of Huntington Seashore, 24, a passenger in a 2007 Honda, as a type of killed within the crash. Hernandez was taken to an space hospital, the place she later died from her accidents.
The opposite fatality was a person who had been driving a 1999 Saturn. He died on the scene, the CHP reported. It was not instantly recognized if he was the lone occupant inside his automotive.
The crash occurred simply after 1:10 a.m. on the northbound freeway on the Artesia (ninety one) Freeway, stated California Freeway Patrol Officer Peter Nicholson.
The person driving the 2007 Honda, a 32-yr-previous resident of Huntington Seashore, suffered average accidents within the crash, the CHP reported. One other passenger within the 2007 Honda, a 30-yr-previous lady from Huntington Seashore, suffered main accidents, in addition to a 36-yr-previous lady from Lakewood, who was driving a 2016 Honda.
A SigAlert issued at 1:fifty three a.m., closing the 605 in each instructions and diverting visitors to the eastbound and westbound lanes of the ninety one, was canceled at 9:31 a.m., Nicholson stated.
The CHP’s Santa Fe Springs workplace requested anybody with any info relating to the crash to name them at (562) 868-0503.
—Metropolis Information Service
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