Los Angeles: 1 woman died and 2 children injured in a car crash that includes an SUV.
The dead woman has been identified as Monique Prado, who was driving with her 12-year-old daughter on Thursday. She was banged by a car that crossed the red light at Russell and Durango. The 12-year-old daughter was able to get out of the car and escape. She somehow managed to save herself from serious injury.
A suspected impaired driver took it upon himself to drive, run a red light, and to take the life of a mother of three young children on this Thanksgiving Day at Russell and Durango. Please keep this family in your thoughts. #preventable #AnEmptyChairAtTheTable pic.twitter.com/N6gtbkhHAo
— LVMPD Traffic Bureau (@LVMPD_Traffic) November 28, 2019
The accident happened on Friday at Green Meadows neighborhood of South Los Angeles. This accident was reported at around 11:30 pm.
The incident was recorded at 800 block of East Colden Avenue, just east of McKinley Avenue, confirmed by Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Nicholas Prange.
The reason behind the collision and relationship between the victims is still not apparent.
Police authorities are still investigating the accident that happened.