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Fatal Traffic Collision in Santa Fe Springs

Posted On: February 13, 2014

On February 13, 2014 at approximately 1:24am, the Whittier Police Department received a call of a traffic collision at the 9900 Block of Norwalk Boulevard involving a single vehicle. When Officers arrived a witness told them the small black compact car (Toyota Scion) was traveling southbound on Norwalk Boulevard at a high rate of speed. The witness stated that it appeared that the driver had lost control of the vehicle, striking a traffic signal pole on the southwest corner of Norwalk Boulevard and Smith.  The vehicle (occupied only by the driver) was split in half. The driver which has not been identified at the time of this press release was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:28am by the Santa Fe Springs Fire Department.

If you have any questions or information regarding this incident, please call Community Relations Officer Brad White at 562-567-9208.