Seal Beach, CA (June 3, 2022) – Jakayah Lassiter lost their life Monday morning, May 30 in a car accident in Seal Beach. The incident occurred at around 3:30 a.m., according to reports. 

Sources say the collision occurred on the HOV connector road from the 605 Freeway to the 405 Freeway. Currently, what caused the fatal accident remains unknown. 

Reports indicate that Lassiter was traveling on the freeway in a Nissan Murano when they collided with a southbound 2015 Honda Accord driven by a man from Buena Park, age 70. Lassiter lost their life at the scene despite life-saving efforts made by paramedics. 

The driver of the Honda was transported to Long Beach Memorial Hospital with injuries. A passenger present in the Honda at the time of the crash was also transported to the hospital with multiple fractures and lacerations. 

Officials in Seal Beach continue to investigate the fatal multi-car accident. Further details will be provided when they become available. 

Police continue to investigate the details of the wreck. 

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the Jakayah Lassiter. We hope for the full recovery of those with injuries. 

California Traffic Accidents

Seal Beach, CA - Jakayah Lassiter Killed in Multi-Car Accident on 605 Fwy near 405 Fwy, Two Others InjuredAuto collisions are the main source of accidental deaths and serious injuries in California. The state’s fatal crash rate dropped by over 8% in 2018 from 2017. Also in 2018, the number of people killed in car accidents fell from 3,884 to 3,563. Throughout California, the fatality rate related to car crashes is nine fatalities for every 100,000 people. 

After being injured in a collision, you may have to pay for steep medical bills and other associated costs with the wreck. Consequently, you may face difficult financial issues. Allow a car crash lawyer in Seal Beach to examine your case and figure out whether you qualify for financial compensation for your injuries and losses. 

If the absolute worst has happened and you lost a loved one in a car crash caused by driver negligence, you are most likely entitled to financial compensation to help pay for the costs associated with your loved one’s accident and passing. The law in California says that the surviving family members of crash victims killed by negligence are entitled to full and fair compensation to help pay for all of the associated costs of their loved one’s passing. Contacting a wrongful death lawyer in Seal Beach is a smart move if you wish to collect financial compensation that can help you recover after losing your family member. 

Compensation can help pay for medical care costs, funeral costs, vehicle repairs, lost wages, and even non-economic damages like pain and suffering, loss of consortium, emotional turmoil, and more. The personal injury legal team at Beckerman Anderson have an impressive and successful track record when it comes to providing injured crash victims and their family members with full and fair compensation that can help them recover. 

You can reach our law office at 949-409-4299 today to speak with an experienced attorney concerning your California personal injury case. 

Note: These posts have been generated through the use of outside and secondary sources for Beckerman Anderson.  These sources include news stories, police reports, and first-hand accounts of accidents and the injuries involved. As a result, we have not been able to independently verify all of the details surrounding each accident that we post about. If you see any information that is not factual or is incorrect, please notify us immediately and we will ensure that the story is corrected with the most accurate content available.

Disclaimer: As members of our local community, we at Beckerman Anderson, strive to draw awareness to the dangers that are related to driving and provide overall safety information for our community members. We are always saddened when we learn about a serious injury accident in our area and hope that through awareness, drivers in our community will take the necessary precautions to avoid such accidents. The information provided in these posts should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. This story is not a solicitation for business. The photographs used in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.