Culver City, CA – One person was killed and one other was hospitalized following a fiery collision that took place in Culver City. The fatal accident happened early on Tuesday morning, July 7th, at the intersection of Sepulveda Boulevard and Howard Hughes Parkway.
Authorities said that two vehicles collided in the 6800 block of Sepulveda Boulevard at around 5:20 a.m. One of the vehicles rolled over as a result of the crash while the other burst into flames. Emergency responders were immediately dispatched to the crash site.
After crews arrived, the man in the overturned vehicle was pronounced deceased as the male victim in the burning car had already exited the vehicle. The surviving victim was transported to a nearby hospital in critical condition.
The events that led to this incident are still under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family in hopes of his full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in California
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