One Dead, Four Hurt in Victorville Two-Vehicle Accident
VICTORVILLE, CA (January 11, 2019) — A two-car crash claimed the life of a woman on Village Drive on Thursday night, January 10.
The traffic collision was reported at around 5:54 p.m. near the intersection of Village Drive and Eto Camino Road.
San Bernardino County Fire personnel arrived at the crash site and found the two vehicles, a white 2008 Kia Optima and a silver 2005 Yukon GMC SUV with major damage in the roadway.
The female driver of the white Kia Optima died at the scene. She was the sole occupant of the vehicle.
Four other people from the SUV sustained injuries ranging from minor to major condition. One person from the SUV was airlifted to a medical center.
Regina Gutierrez, a nearby resident who gave aid to the victims until emergency responders arrived, said that two children were amongst those injured.
Gutierrez stated that driving on Village Drive is dangerous at night because it’s so dark. She said that on the other night on this street, she was almost T-boned by another vehicle that didn’t have their headlights on.
The incident is still under investigation and no additional information was immediately released.
We express our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the victim during this time of grief.
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