Head-On Crash on Wildcat Canyon Road in Lakeside Kills 1 Driver and Injures Another
LAKESIDE, CA (June 7, 2020) – A woman died following a head-on crash Sunday afternoon in Lakeside, authorities said.
The crash happened around 1:22 p.m. on Wildcat Canyon Road, just south of Ketuull Uunyaa Way in the area of the Barona Resort and Casino.
According to the California Highway Patrol, a 2016 Ford Fusion was traveling southbound on Wildcat Canyon Road when it lost control and veered into the opposite lane. It then collided head-on with a Ford F-150 pickup truck.
As a result, the driver of the Fusion died at the scene. She was only identified as a 21-year-old San Diego woman.
The driver of the Ford pickup truck, a 61-year-old woman, was taken to Sharp Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.
A dog was also reportedly killed in the crash.
Authorities said neither drugs nor alcohol were suspected factors in the crash.
An investigation is ongoing.
Our deepest condolences are with the family and friends of the deceased.
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