A 7-year-old girl was killed and her 13-year-old sister was in critical condition after an SUV slammed into a Tesla in the carpool lane on the 405 Freeway in Seal Beach the morning of August 15, 2016. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, a Chevy Tahoe crossed over the double yellow lines near the Seal Beach Boulevard exit on the northbound 405, crossed into the carpool lane and rear-ended the 2015 Tesla. Both girls were riding in the back seat. Their car was pushed into a Honda Civic.
The two girls and their father were transported to an area hospital. The 7-year-old succumbed to her injuries. The 13-year-old girl remains in critical condition while their father is in serious condition. California Highway Patrol officials arrested the driver of the Tahoe, 36-year-old Adam Kanas, on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Our deepest sympathies go out to this family that has lost a child and has two other loved ones in the hospital. Let us keep them in our thoughts and prayers. Continue reading →