A head-on car accident in Mount Washington has ended with two fatalities, that of a five-year-old girl and a 41-year-old woman. On Friday night at around 10 pm, a pickup truck crashed into a minivan where the girl, woman, and 4 others were driving. The deadly car accident took place near Avenue 41 off Figueroa Street. The truck was proceeding on Figueroa, opposite the minivan, when it unexpectedly crossed the middle of the road into the path of the van. The two vehicles crashed head on, according to reports. Authorities arrived at the scene to find the 41-year-old woman already dead, and the five-year-old girl was escorted to the hospital, where she died later. Five others were injured in the Los Angeles crash, including the pickup truck’s driver, who was reportedly being checked out for the possibility that he or she was under the influence.
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