42-Year-Old Killed in Car Accident near Jurupa Avenue

FONTANA, CA (February 24, 2022) – On Saturday, 22-year-old Karen Carrillo died in a head-on collision on Sierra Avenue, authorities said.

According to police, the crash happened around 2:48 a.m. on February 19th near Jurupa Avenue.

Furthermore as per the preliminary investigation, police said Carrillo was driving on Sierra when for reasons still undetermined, her vehicle collided head-on with another vehicle.

Consequently, Carrillo was trapped in her vehicle as a result.

After she was extricated, medics later pronounced her dead at the scene due to extent of her injuries.

Moreover, the second driver sustained serious injuries and required an ambulance to a local hospital.

Both directions of the roadway were temporarily closed down to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.

No further details regarding the collision are available to the public at this time. More information will be provided once made available.


The entire team at Sweet James would like to extend their sympathies to the loved ones of Karen Carillo. May you find comfort and strength during this time.


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