Car Crashes into Back of Semi Truck on Highway 395 in Inyo County Killing Man and Woman
INYO COUNTY, CA (July 18, 2022) – Two people died in a rear-end accident on Highway 395 in Inyo County on Saturday afternoon, July 16.
The accident happened around 1:04 p.m. near Dunmovin. According to the Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, a white 2020 Hyundai Sonata was traveling northbound on the highway at approximately 65 mph. At the same time, a 2006 Freightliner pulling a U.S. Airforce vehicle was traveling in the same lane, also going north but moving much slower.
The Hyundai failed to slow and slammed into the back end of the Freightliner.
As a result, both the driver and passenger of the Hyundai died at the scene. The driver was a 23-year-old man from La Mesa, while the passenger was a 22-year-old woman from Ashland, Ohio.
The 45-year-old driver of the Freightliner from Lakewood, Ohio, was not injured.
At this time, an investigation into this fatal crash is ongoing.
We extend our deepest condolences to the loved ones and friends of the victims.
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