In the early hours of this Saturday, a fierce and violent car accident was recorded on a California highway where four people died, including three United States Marines. Yes, three US Marines stationed at Camp Pendleton have been confirmed to have lost their lives in a vicious car crash that took place on a California highway Saturday morning. Ever since this news broke, it has been making headlines and trending all over the internet. From multiple reports, we have compiled details about this ferocious accident that claimed the lives of four people, including three US Marines. Please take a look at the next section and read more details in the following sections of this article. Scroll down the page.
Car crashed and broke in two: 3 dead
It was a single-vehicle accident, investigators confirmed. The fatal accident reportedly occurred on the 5 Freeway near Lakewood Boulevard in Downey at around 2:30 am. California Highway Patrol officers confirmed that the car involved in the single-vehicle crash on the 5 Freeway in Downey was a 2018 Dodge Charger. Additionally, it was also claimed that the victims driving the 2018 Dodge Charger struck a guardrail. and then they hit a pedestrian who was walking on the sidewalk. Scroll down the page and read more details about the accident.
As the single vehicle accident claimed the lives of four people, people have gone crazy to know what were the circumstances surrounding the accident and what caused the fatal accident. However, after preliminary investigation, it has been learned that the driver of the 2018 Dodge Charger lost control of the car while driving at high speed on the California highway. CHP stated: “The force of the impact caused the vehicle to split in two, subsequently ejecting the two rear passengers into the right shoulder.” Keep reading the article and know more details.
The California Highway Patrol further explained the circumstances surrounding the accident: “The driver and front passenger remained inside the front of the vehicle which was completely engulfed in flames against the sound barrier wall.” The front and rear ends of the wrecked car were discovered about 100 feet away on the overturned 5 Freeway. The victims of the crash were identified as Rodrigro Zermeno Gomez, 21, Joshua Leandra Moore, 27, and Daniel Nichols, 26. Three of the victims were Marines stationed at the California base. The identity of the fourth victim has not yet been released. Stay tuned to this website for more details and further updates.