2 Killed in El Monte Multi-Car Accident on 10 Freeway near Valley Boulevard

Motorist and Motorcyclist Killed in Car Accident on 10 Freeway near Valley Boulevard in El Monte


El Monte, California (November 17, 2019) – A motorcyclist and a driver were killed in a traffic collision early Sunday morning in El Monte.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the fatal collision happened in the westbound lanes of the 10 freeway near Valley Boulevard at around 5:20 a.m.

The authorities said a 2003 Acura driven by a 52-year-old West Covina man crashed into the center median before coming to a stop on sideways across the fast lanes.

An approaching 2019 Ford Transit then struck the Acura before coming to a stop in the fast lane where it was hit by the Harley-Davidson motorcycle operated by a 25-year-old West Covina man.

The Acura driver was ejected from the vehicle due to the impact of the crash.

The Acura was also hit by a westbound 2007 Mercedes-Benz E350.

A 2002 Chevrolet S-10 and a 2017 Honda Civic were also involved in the accident.

The police said the rider and the driver of the Acura died at the scene.

The driver of the Ford Transit was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

The names of the victims were not released pending notification of next-of-kin.

No one was arrested following the incident. The authorities are investigating the accident.

Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”

Mr. Khodaverdian is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.