San Diego SUV Accident: Out-of-control SUV kills 1 on S.R. 125, injures 2 others
06/02/2010 // WPB, FL, USA // Nicole Howley // Nicole Howley
San Diego, CA—A violent multiple-vehicle crash on State Route 125 in Spring Valley resulted in the death of a 25-year-old woman, which also injured two other people, including an on-duty U.S. Border Patrol agent. The fatal wreck occurred on Tuesday, June 1, 2010 around 8:40 a.m., as reported by 10News.com.
The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that a 2006 Ford Explorer, driven by Neydi Arely Ramirez, 25, of Chula Vista, somehow lost control of her sport utility vehicle. The SUV then drove off the left-hand side of the expressway near Jamacha Road, where it overturned and continued to roll into southbound traffic. The SUV then slammed into a silver Chrysler PT Cruiser, which was driven by Theresa Flournoy, 48, of San Diego. The SUV then hit a marked Border Patrol Jeep Wrangler and finally came to a stop on its roof in the road.
Responding emergency medical teams pronounced Ramirez dead at the scene. Flournoy and the Border Patrol agent were rushed to a nearby trauma center for treatment of serious and minor injuries.
Officials have not released the identity of the federal agent. A full investigation in to fatal accident is under way.
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