Fatality Reported after Pickup Truck Overturns on Highway 4 in Palmdale
PALMDALE, CA (April 1, 2019) – At least one person was killed following a rollover crash early Monday morning on Highway 14 in Palmdale.
The fatal crash happened around 2:48 a.m. on northbound Highway 14 at Avenue O. According to CHP, a gray Dodge Ram pickup truck was traveling northbound when it crashed into the center. It then overturned on the first lane and landed on its side.
Los Angeles County Fire Department officers responded to the scene. Soon after, they confirmed at least one fatality occurred as a result of the accident. In addition, the identity of the victim was not immediately available pending next of kin notification.
The roadway was shut down until around 3:18 a.m. while officers documented the incident.
It is unknown if speed, drugs and/or alcohol were contributing factors in the crash. Further investigation is underway.
We hope the family and friends of the victim are surrounded by steadfast and comforting support as they grieve for the loss of their loved one.
We understand that the aftermath of losing a loved one can be extremely confusing and traumatizing. However, our office has devoted many hours to provide the best representation to our clients, making sure that bereaved families will get what they rightfully deserve. If you have lost a loved one in an accident caused by negligence of another party, do not hesitate to contact The Sweet Law Group today. We offer consultations at no charge and we have several locations throughout Northern and Southern California. Call our hotline at (800) 674 7852 for more details.