February 16, 2018- A child was killed in a drunk driving accident, south of Lemoore, on Friday. The Kings County rollover auto collision happened on Highway 41, at about 11:20 PM.
Samantha Roque, of Selma, was driving a 1995 Dodge southbound on State Route 41. Just north of Madison Avenue, the vehicle drifted into oncoming traffic and crashed into a 2015 Toyota carrying 5 occupants.
The collision caused the Toyota to overturn.
A 10-year-old boy was one of the passengers in the Toyota. He suffered fatal injuries and was taken to Community Regional Medical Center, in Fresno where he died.
Roque was arrested for driving while intoxicated.
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