55-Year-Old Woman Killed in Collision
Investigators are working to determine the cause of a fatal traffic accident that occurred in San Bernardino on Sunday morning.
It was around 10:10 a.m. when Maria De Jesus Gastelum Ibarra Tamayo was involved in a crash.
At this time it is unclear how many vehicles were involved or what factored into the accident.
The collision occurred at the intersection of 5th Street and Waterman Avenue on March 20th.
Tamayo, the 55-year-old passenger of one of the vehicles, sustained major injuries.
She was rushed to Loma Linda University Medical Center where she sadly succumbed to her injuries.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Maria Tamayo.
In 2020, studies showed that the state of California reported 3,723 motor-vehicle deaths which was an increase from 2019.
In the U.S. one’s odds of dying in a car accident is around 1 in 107.
Always make sure to wear a seatbelt, obey traffic laws, and avoid distractions while driving.
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