Shirley Joy Killed, Richard Joy, Olivia Fragiacomo and Vidal Escudero Injured in Two-Car Accident on Highway 70 at Grizzly Road
PORTOLA, CA (March 16, 2021) — Shirley Joy died in a two-car accident on Highway 70 at Grizzly Road Saturday afternoon.
According to reports, the fatal crash happened around 3:38 p.m.
Based on the evidence, officers determined that a 2016 Kia Sorento, driven by 87-year-old Richard Joy, began making a left turn onto Highway 70. However, the Kia drove into the path of a westbound 2014 Subaru Crosstrek.
Subsequently, Olivia Fragiacomo‘s Subaru struck the left-front of the Kia.
Soon after, paramedics responded to administer aid to the four victims. According to reports, paramedics transported Richard and his 85-year-old front-seat passenger, Shirley Joy, to Renown Medical Center in Reno. Tragically, Shirley Joy succumbed to her injuries a short time later.
Meanwhile, 18-year-old Fragiacomo and her 22-year-old passenger, C. Vidal Escudero, suffered minor wounds in the crash.
At this time, the liabilities of this accident require further investigation. However, if witnesses would like to help authorities determine the outstanding details, please contact the CHP.
Our caring thoughts go out to the family and friends of Shirley Joy.
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