Car Crashes into Tree on River View Drive in Cottonwood Killing the Driver and Injuring the Passenger
COTTONWOOD, CA (March 31, 2021) – A driver was killed and her passenger was injured after a car accident in Cottonwood.
The accident happened on Tuesday, March 30, on River View Drive near Antelope Creek Drive. According to the California Highway Patrol, 27-year-old Jovana Sanchez of Cottonwood was driving northbound at a high rate of speed. She turned abruptly when she lost control of the car and slammed into a tree.
The impact caused Sanchez fatal injuries. She died at the scene. She was not wearing her seat belt.
Meanwhile, paramedics took the passenger in the car, 26-year-old Scott Joyce of Cottonwood, to Mercy Medical Medical in an unknown condition.
Alcohol is suspected to be involved in the crash, according to CHP. Further investigation is underway.
Our legal team would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Jovana Sanchez. We also wish Scott Joyce a full recovery.
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