A tragic car crash occurred in Pomona, California on Wednesday night, resulting in the death of a passenger and critical injuries for the driver. The cause of the crash is believed to be due to street racing. The incident happened close to the intersection of Holt and Clark Avenues at 11:50 p.m.
The passenger in the car was pronounced dead at the scene, while the driver was rushed to the hospital and remains in critical condition. Eyewitnesses to the accident claim that they saw two vehicles racing down the street before the accident occurred. The crash caused severe damage to the vehicles and the road, and local authorities were forced to shut down the area for several hours.
The Avian Law Group extends our deepest sympathies to the family and loved ones of the deceased passenger. We also hope for a swift and full recovery for the driver involved in this tragic incident.
Street racing is an incredibly dangerous activity that puts not only the racers but also innocent bystanders at risk of serious injury or even death. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), street racing contributed to 139 fatalities and 1,100 injuries in the United States in 2019. It is essential to understand the risks and consequences of participating in or promoting street racing and take steps to prevent it.
If you or a loved one has been affected by a street racing accident, it is important to seek the help of experienced legal professionals like the Avian Law Group. Our attorneys have a deep understanding of the laws surrounding car accidents and can help you get the compensation you deserve for your damages.
We urge everyone to stay safe on the roads and avoid taking part in dangerous activities like street racing. Let us all work together to prevent tragic accidents from happening in our communities.