Santa Rosa- Teen Killed After Car Went Airborne Into Trees
A 16-year old girl was killed early Monday, July 1, 2019, after the driver driving the car she was in lost control of the vehicle in Santa Rosa. As such, the vehicle became airborne and crashed into several trees. The juvenile female driver reportedly sustained minor injuries. She was arrested under the suspicion of misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter. The crash occurred around 12:20 am. The driver of a Lincoln MKZ did not negotiate a left hand turn on Skyfarm Drive at the T-intersection of Thomas Lake Harris Drive. The vehicle went up, and over a curb, across a sidewalk, struck 3 trees as it went down an embankment. The 2 female passengers were ejected out of the vehicle. One of them died at the hospital. The driver was reportedly not under the influence of drugs and alcohol at the time of the crash. She cooperated with the investigation of authorities.
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