Baby Dies, 3 People Injured in Car Accident at 220th Street and Western Avenue in Torrance
Los Angeles, California (July 31, 2021) – A 5-month-old baby who was ejected from a vehicle during a car crash in Torrance on Thursday afternoon has died, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The crash happened at West 220th Street and South Western Avenue at about 4:50 p.m. July 29, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A preliminary investigation indicated that a woman and her infant daughter were in a vehicle that was trying to make a left-turn onto westbound 220th Street from Western Avenue when it collided with another car that was traveling southbound on Western Avenue
5-Month-Old Baby Ejected from Vehicle in Torrance Car Accident Dies
The woman and the infant were ejected from the vehicle during the collision and were transported to Harbor General Hospital for treatment of major injuries.
Sadly, the baby succumbed to her injuries while her mother remained in critical condition.
The drivers of both vehicles were also transported to the hospital with minor injuries, the CHP said.
No additional information about the accident was provided.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a motor vehicle accident and would like to seek justice, contact an experienced car accident lawyer today at Click to call : 866-803-6502