Yucca Valley, CA-Woman Killed And Three People Injured In An Oncoming Traffic Collision In Old Woman Springs Road
An 84-year old woman from Yucca Valley, Sharon Meler, at 3:10 pm on Monday, May 27, 2019, in an oncoming traffic collision in Old Woman Springs Road in Terra Vista Road in Yucca Valley. Three people in the third vehicle involved in the collision were seriously injured. According to the Sheriff’s Department, a Ford F-150 truck coming from northbound hit the rear of Meler’s vehicle while she was waiting for the oncoming traffic to pass to pass before she was about to turn left. After Meler’s vehicle was hit by the Ford truck, the former crashed into a white Cadillac CTS vehicle travelling from southbound from the oncoming traffic. The driver of the Cadillac vehicle was trapped in the car. Firefighters extricated him from the vehicle using the Jaws of Life, according to San Bernardino County Fire Capt., Zack Taylor.
This accident was the second deadly crash that occurred last month in Old Woman Springs Road.
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