Aaron Morgan and John Guzzardo Killed in Multi-Vehicle Collision on South Street [Lakewood, CA]
2 Dead, 3 Hurt in Fatal Car Accident on South Street
LAKEWOOD, CA (June 8, 2021) – Aaron Morgan and John Guzzardo died and three others were injured Friday night in a multi-vehicle collision on South Street.
The accident occurred in the 6100 block of South Street, near Gondar Avenue. Officers arrived to the scene around 10:00 p.m.
According to reports, the collision involved three cars and left two people dead. However, officials are unsure of the circumstances that led to the accident.
Paramedics found one victim critically injured, and another with moderate injuries. A third passenger was found with minor injuries. All three were rushed to a nearby hospital for further treatment.
Due to the extent of injuries sustained, 49-year-old Aaron Morgan of Lakewood, and Guzzardo were both later pronounced dead.
Moreover, authorities said the entire lane was closed for several hours for cleanup and an extensive investigation. But, the road has since reopened.
At this time, an active investigation continues. Officers will release additional information once it becomes available.
Our deepest condolences are with the loved ones of Aaron Morgan and John Guzzardo during this difficult time.
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