An accident in Arcadia in the early hours of the morning left three people dead and one in critical condition. The accident occurred just after 2am this morning on Live Oak Avenue and Las Tunas Drive in Arcadia – one of the cars was left on its side. The firefighters that responded to the scene said that they extracted four occupants. Three of the victims – who have yet to be identified – died at the scene, and the fourth victim was rushed to a nearby hospital – as this is an ongoing investigation, it is unclear what the current status is of the fourth victim.
Investigators are reporting that a Toyota spun backward for about 50 to 60 feet after hitting a light pole. It is unclear that the present time whether or not there are other vehicles involved in the accident or if the driver and passenger of the vehicle were wearing their seatbelt. The cause of the accident is still under investigation and it is still not known whether drugs or alcohol were involved in the crash.
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