Wrong-Way Driver Kills 2 in Lakewood
UPDATE: The fatal victims have been identified as Brian Urquia and Rosanna Williams, 30 and 20 respectively, both of Long Beach. Friends said they were planning to get married.
Around 9:30 p.m. on June 21, a wrong-way driver plowed into another vehicle in Lakewood, killing the two people inside.
Authorities said that the fatal collision happened near Paramount and Del Amo boulevards. All that is known is that a wrong-way driver plowed into another car head-on. The two people inside that vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene.
At this time, details about the wrong-way driver’s condition have not yet been released. Investigators suspect that alcohol or another substance played a factor in the tragic incident.