Fatal Crash at Willoughby and Dogwood Roads Sends Two Cars into Canal
IMPERIAL COUNTY, CA (August 4, 2021) – One person died in a two-vehicle accident at Willoughby Road and Dogwood Road Tuesday afternoon.
The accident happened just after 3:30 p.m. on August 3, near Calexico and Heber. According to the California Highway Patrol, a maroon Jeep Compass and a white pickup truck collided for unknown reasons. The impact sent both vehicles into a nearby canal.
The Jeep carrying three to four people was completely submerged in the water when officers arrived. A female occupant in the vehicle died at the scene.
All occupants in the pickup truck were out in the water by 4:12 p.m. It is unknown how many other patients sustained injuries from the accident.
At this time, CHP officials are still investigating the exact cause of the crash and factors involved.
We extend our deepest condolences to the grieving family and friends of the victim.
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