Millville, CA- 9-Year Old Child Killed And 2 People Injured In A Rollover Crash
A 9-year old child was killed and 2 people were injured in a rollover crash in Millville, CA on Sunday morning, July 28, 2019. The crash happened east of Palo Cedro. The 9-year old was reportedly killed after the vehicle that she was in went off the road and rolled multiple times before resting on its wheels. The crash occurred around 10:07 am. The driver of a Ford Excursion was driving westbound on Whitmore Road when east of Old 44 Drive. The Ford Excursion driver was driving at a speed of around 70 mph when the said vehicle moved to the eastbound lane of Whitmore Road to pass another car that was travelling in the westbound lane. After driving past the car, the Ford Excursion moved back into the westbound lane, when, for unknown reasons, the driver of the Ford Excursion lost control of the car and headed into the south shoulder of Whitmore Road. As such, the Ford Excursion went through a a wire fence and into a pasture where it rolled over multiple times before resting on its wheels. The 9-year old girl was a passenger in the Ford Excursion. The driver and another passenger of the same vehicle sustained major injuries from the crash. The third passenger sustained minor injuries. According to the California Highway Patrol, alcohol and drugs were not factors that caused the crash.
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