Three Dead, Karla Diaz and One Other Injured after Three-Vehicle Crash near Riosa Road

PLACER COUNTY, CA (July 31, 2023) – Sunday evening, a car crash on State Route 65 left Karla Diaz and one other hospitalized and three dead. The incident happened on July 30th, at around 8:45 p.m., near the Riosa Road exit on State Route 65. According to reports, three vehicles were involved in a collision; a southbound 2007 Toyota Camry, a northbound 2022 Kia Sorento, and a northbound 2021 Subaru Forester. The driver of the Camry, a 53-year-old woman from Rocklin, crossed the double yellow lines and collided head-on with the Sorento and the Forester. Emergency crews pronounced the Rocklin woman dead at the scene. Meanwhile, paramedics transported two occupants of the Forester, a 66-year-old woman and a 62-year-old man from Marysville, and the driver of the Sorento, Karla Diaz, to Sutter Roseville Medical Center for treatment. Additionally, crews airlifted another occupant of the Forester, a 24-year-old man from Marysville to Mercy San Juan Hospital. At the hospital, officials pronounced the 66-year-old woman and the 62-year-old man, due to the severity of their injuries.
The team at Sweet James sends their sincere sympathies to the family and friends of the victims. Their thoughts are with them during this very difficult time.
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