On October 13, 2016, at approximately 3:00 A.M. PDT, a vehicle heading in the wrong direction westbound on the Freeway 10 in Montclair, California, caused a fatal multi-vehicle accident, leaving one dead and several others injured.

The California Highway Patrol Department released to the public that; “At least three vehicles were involved in a fatal collision after an erratic driver began to drive the wrong-way down Freeway 10 westbound in Montclair, California, leaving one dead in several others injured.”

Local authorities are unaware if the driver, driving the wrong-way down Freeway 10 was under the influence of any drugs or alcohol. Investigators are on the scene and intend to test the blood of all the drivers involved in the incident.

Names of the individuals involved will not be released until all families are notified of their loved ones condition. The California State Police Department and local fire department are on the scene working with investigators to resolve this issue.

Edited & Written by Jhayla D. Tyson
Sources:
ABC7: Fatal Wrong-Way Crash Prompts Closure of all WB Lanes on 10 Freeway in Montclair

Top & Featured Image Courtesy of Pargon’s Flickr Page – All Creative Commons License

Copyright 2016. Jhayla D. Tyson

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