Two Dead after 2-Vehicle Crash near 30th Street West

LANCASTER, CA (September 19, 2022) – Wednesday afternoon, Emily Bailey and Jeffery Austin were killed in a two-car collision on Avenue H.

The fatal accident happened around 2:10 p.m., at the intersection of Avenue H and 30th Street West.

According to the investigators, the driver of an eastbound Toyota Camry failed to stop at a red light and collided with a southbound Chevrolet Silverado.

The Camry driver, identified as 18-year-old Austin, died at the scene. The 16-year-old passenger, Bailey, later succumbed to her injuries after being transported to a nearby hospital.

At this time, authorities are working to determine the circumstances surrounding the fatal crash. Those with further information regarding the Avenue H two-car collision are encouraged to contact Lancaster Sherrif’s station at 661-948-8466.

Once available, further details will be provided.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Emily Bailey and Jeffery Austin.

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