61-Year-Old Woman Fatally Struck in Multi-Vehicle Collision near Technology Drive

PALMDALE, CA (January 5, 2022) Paula Scott died Friday afternoon after two vehicles collided head-on along Sierra Highway.

According to the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station, the incident took place at 5:30 p.m., along the railroad tracks just south of Technology Drive.

For reasons unknown, the driver of a northbound vehicle crossed the double yellow lines and collided head-on into another car.

Due to the impact of the collision, medics pronounced one of the passengers, 61-year-old Scott of Palmdale, dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, both drivers sustained injuries and were taken to a local hospital for further treatment. According to preliminary investigation, alcohol is believed to have been a factor in the accident.

No further details regarding the collision are public at this time. However, more information will be provided once made available.

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

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