1 Killed, 5 Injured in Crash on 10 Freeway Near Holt Avenue
4 Vehicles Involved in Fatal Chain-Reaction Accident in West Covina
West Covina, CA (December 30, 2019) – One person was killed and five others were injured in a multi-vehicle crash in West Covina. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of December 30 on the 10 Freeway.
Four vehicles were involved in a crash on the westbound 10 Freeway, near Holt Avenue. Amado Santos, 60, of Sun Valley was driving a Chevrolet Express van when he rear-ended a Smart compact car driven by Yuan Zhang, 37, of Chino Hills.
Zhang then hit a Chrysler Aspen SUV driven by Jorge Vidana, 43, of La Puente. That vehicle then hit a Kia Stinger sedan driven by Jaynene Owens, 40, of Covina.
A 28-year-old male passenger in the Smart car was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. Zhang, Santos, Vidana, Owens and a passenger in Owens’ vehicle were all injured in the crash.
The legal team at Nadrich & Cohen hopes that the accident victim makes a speedy and full recovery. We know how difficult it can be to recover physically, emotionally and financially from an auto accident. Let us deal with the insurance companies so that you can focus on treating your injuries and making a full recovery. The law firm of Nadrich & Cohen has handled thousands of accident and personal injury claims since our firm was founded in 1990.