According to the Mercury News, six people were killed in a car accident on the Interstate-5 in Woodland on Sunday, January 7, 2018.
The fatal car accident was reported around 12:32 a.m. and was caused by a wrong-way driver.
According to authorities, 38-year-old Michelle Doxie, was in a Chevrolet heading southbound in the northbound lane and crashed head-on into a 2013 Dodge. The Dodge had five people inside at the time of the fatal car accident.
All six people involved in the wrong-way car accident died instantly due to the impact of the fatal crash.
The five friends in the Dodge were identified as Jessica Garcia Romero, 19; Kristian Macias Paiz, 23; Cristian Lopez Cambron, 25; Raquel Lopez Valencia, 21; and Yaneth Lopez Cambron, 19.
The cause of the wrong-way car accident remains under investigation. Toxicology reports are still pending to determine whether alcohol or drugs were a factor in the fatal car accident.
A friend of one of the victims created a GoFundMe page to contribute to the all of the victims’ funeral expenses during this difficult time.
Our team at West Coast Trial Lawyers sends our deepest condolences to the victims’ family and loved ones.
If you or a loved one has been injured or killed in a car accident due to the fault of another, we advise you to seek the help of an experienced car accident attorney as soon as possible.
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