3 People Dead After Vehicle Drives Off 710 FWY in Long Beach

Three people died after the vehicle drove off the 710 Freeway in Long Beach early Friday morning on May 1st.

Vehicle Drives off 710 fwyAuthorities explained the vehicle had veered off the freeway and landed upside down on the Los Angeles River embankment.

There were four passengers, all in their 20’s, in the vehicle when it drove off the freeway and nearly crashed into the L.A. River. Two men and a woman were pronounced dead at the scene. The fourth male passenger was transported to a local trauma center with moderate injuries.

Multiple off-ramps were closed and remained closed for three hours after the accident as the Long Beach Police Department investigated what occurred.

At least a dozen fire department and patrol vehicles reported to the scene along with paramedics.

A sig alert was issued around 4:52 a.m. to inform drivers and early morning commuters that the north and southbound Anaheim Street off-ramps were expected to be closed for approximately three hours.

The cause of the accident is still being investigated.


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