Judith Perez De La CruzEjected and Killed in Rollover Accident near Santa Lucia Road

LOMPOC, CA (October 3, 2022) – Wednesday, Judith Perez De La Cruz died and Eunice Perez De La Cruz and another child were injured in a crash on Highway 1.

Authorities responded to the scene around 7:57 a.m., just south of Santa Lucia Road on September 28th.

Per reports, Eunice Perez De La Cruz was driving a 2002 GMC Envoy and made an unsafe turn. As a result, the SUV overturned before coming to a rest on its side.

In addition, an 8-year-old and Judith Perez De La Cruz were ejected from the vehicle onto the road. Medical personnel arrived and declared 10-year-old Judith Perez De La Cruz dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, 18-year-old Eunice Perez De La Cruz and the 8-year-old sustained serious injuries. Paramedics transported Eunice Perez De La Cruz to Marian Regional Medical Center and airlifted the 8-year-old girl to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for further treatment.

At this time, an active investigation to determine further details is still currently underway.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The team at Sweet James sends their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Judith Perez De La Cruz.

The death of a family member 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 wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on 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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