1 killed, 1 injured in Torrance car collision


According to police, a vehicle traveling westbound on Artesia Boulevard lost control, struck a center divider, and collided with a vehicle traveling eastbound.

The 31-year-old driver of the vehicle that was traveling eastbound was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 53-year-old driver who lost control of the vehicle while traveling westbound is listed in good condition at a local hospital.

Artesia Boulevard was blocked between Haas and Casimir avenues for approximately four hours as crews worked at the scene.

No further information is available at this time. The collision is under investigation.

Anyone with information or who may have witnessed this collision is urged to call the Torrance Police Department's Traffic Division at (310) 618-5557.

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