Three Women Killed in Fiery Crash on 57 Freeway

Three women were killed in a fiery crash on the southbound 57 freeway when their disabled pick-up truck was hit by a tractor-trailer, according to a news report. Aleja Alvarex of Hayworth, and Josefina Ortiz and Maribel Solis of Los Angeles – whose ages ranged from 47 to 62 — were pronounced dead at the…

Pomona Man Killed in Fullerton Motorcycle Accident

A 37-year-old Pomona man was killed when his motorcycle was struck by a Honda and knocked into the oncoming lane of the 57 freeway, according to a news report. The California Highway Patrol said that Ruben Salcido was traveling in the carpool lane of the 57 freeway at 70 mph when a Honda Civic in…

Orange Car Crash Involving 3 Vehicles Injures Two

A three-vehicle Orange car crash injured two drivers, sending one driver to the hospital with possible life-threatening injuries, according to a news report. The Orange Police Department reported that a 24-year-old woman driving a Honda Civic turned left from Solana Drive onto Chapman and into the path of an oncoming armored bank truck.  The truck…

Fullerton Auto Accident Claims Life of Anaheim Man

Fullerton police are investigating the death of a Anaheim man who walked home following a Fullerton auto accident, according to a news report. Authorities say that a man in his mid-60s was a passenger in a car involved in a two-vehicle crash at Lemon St. and Oglethorpe Ave.  The driver the man was riding with…

Two Lanes of I-405 Shut Down in Santa Ana Five-Car Crash

A five-car crash on the southbound I-405 in Santa Ana shut down two right lanes for almost an hour and possibly injured a pregnant woman, according to a news report. The California Highway Patrol reported that the accident involved a Dodge Stratus, Toyota Camry, Toyota Corolla, Honda Pilot and a Nissan Sentra.  Initial reports on…

San Juan Capistrano SUV Rollover Sends One to Hospital

A two-vehicle SUV rollover crash on the southbound I-5 in San Juan Capistrano sent one man to the hospital with head injuries, according to a news report. The California Highway Patrol said that witnesses reported the Explorer rolled over at least four times after colliding with a Honda Civic on the southbound I-5 just north…

One-Car Crash Kills Lake Forest Man, Injures Passenger

A 22-year-old Lake Forest man died after losing control of his Mitsubishi Lancer on a curving off ramp and hitting a utility pole, according to a news report. Xai Lor was pronounced dead at the scene and his 20-year-old passenger was transported to Riverside Community Hospital for treatment of serious injuries.  Authorities say that Lor…

Man Killed on Freeway After Leaving Disabled Car

A man who was in the process of leaving his disabled vehicle on the northbound 57 freeway was struck and killed by another vehicle, according to a news report. The California Highway Patrol said that Lamont Palmer, 38, of Los Angeles, was attempting to exit his disabled car that was stuck in the slow lane…