215 Freeway Crash Kills Lorena Negrete, Injures Six
Riverside, CA (November 11, 2021)– On Thursday, an Ontario woman, 34-year-old Lorena Negrete, died, while six others suffered injuries in a vehicle crash on 215 Freeway.
It was after 7 a.m. when the fatal crash happened near Box Springs Road.
Officers said a Toyota Sienna cut off a truck causing the truck to spin while the Sienna was sent into a guardrail.
Negrete and the six injured were all in the same vehicle.
Rescuers freed some of them from the vehicle. Officers said that two children suffered minor to moderate injuries.
The authorities are investigating this fatal incident.
Sweet Lawyers would like to express our sincere condolences to Lorena Negrete‘s loved ones. May you find strength during this difficult time.
Two Vehicles Collide in Riverside
Moreover, driving is essential for many in order to move about in their lives, however, it is one of the most dangerous activities we do every day. As often these accidents happen, many people do not know what follows in the event of a car accident.
Furthermore, according to the United States Department of Transportation, there are approximately 300,000 merging accidents every year.
So, in case of accidents like this one, it is crucial that everyone remain calm in order to properly handle the immediate aftermath of an automobile collision.
Meanwhile, here are some of the things that we can do to practice defensive driving and avoid accidents:
– Always drive at a controllable speed.
– Never assume you know the other driver’s intention.
– Also, be prepared to positively react to other drivers.
– This one, we should never neglect: yield at intersections, even if you have right of way.
– Most importantly, stay focused on the road. Remove all distractions such as mobile phones unstrapped toddlers, etc.
Immediately call our attorneys at Sweet Lawyers if you suffered injuries in an accident.
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