September 28, 2015- A semi and SUV crash ends in fatality for three people, near Wasco, on Monday. The big rig accident happened on Highway 46, just west of Highway 99, at around 6:20 AM. The three women killed have been identified.
An SUV, with 7 female occupants from Taft, was headed down Highway 46, near Famoso Road. The Sport Utility Vehicle made a u-turn directly into the path of a tractor-trailer that was traveling at 55 mph. The two vehicles collided.
Two of the women in the SUV died at the scene. A third female was airlifted to Kern Medical Center, where she died as well.
The other four women suffered minor injuries.
The three victims have been identified as; Zenaida Quintero-Reyes, 44, Maria Elizabeth Caballero, 43, and Sylvia Carrillo-Ramirez, 53.
Our condolences go out to the family, and friends of these victims. Please let us help you during this trying time. Attorney John Rozier, your lawyer for all wrongful deaths, and car accidents.