74-Year-Old Woman Killed, 2 Injured in Two-Car Collision on Dehesa Road

DEHESA, CA (January 20, 2022) – Sunday afternoon, a woman was killed and two were injured in a head-on crash on Sloane Canyon Road.

According to authorities, the collision took place at the intersection of Dehesa and Sloane Canyon Road around 3:30 p.m.

For DUI suspected reasons, a 30-year-old woman driving a 2003 Honda Civic was heading east when she drifted across the double yellow lines. As a result, she eventually collided head-on with a westbound Chrysler Pacifica minivan.

Paramedics arrived and pronounced one 74-year-old woman inside the Chrysler dead at the scene. Although, their name or place of residency has not yet been released.

Meanwhile, medics transported both drivers to a nearby hospital for further treatment. The Honda driver sustained serious injuries, while the 46-year-old female minivan driver sustained minor injuries.

At this time, an active investigation to determine further information about the head-on crash on Sloane Canyon Road is still currently underway.

The team at Sweet James offers their sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased woman. May you find comfort and strength in the days ahead.

The death of a family member in a car accident is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that no amount of money can make up for the tragic loss of a loved one. However, it is important that the family understands and protects their rights. Their personal injury and wrongful death attorneys understand that the legal issues impose challenges to those involved. They are here to help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the concerns and needs of your family. Call their office today to find out how they can help you at (800) 975-3435 . Click here to request a police report.

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