Caitlin Leedy, Anthony Sanchez Fatal Crash Highway 29, Mee Lane

 Caitlin Leedy, Anthony Sanchez Killed in Highway 29, Highway 128 Crash

2 Killed, 2 Injured in Solo Car Accident

RUTHERFORD, Calif. (May 23, 2023) — Anthony Sanchez, 28, and his passenger, Caitlin Leedy, 27, both died Saturday in a solo crash at Highway 29 and Mee Lane in Napa County.

The deadly, rollover crash occurred on St. Helena Highway around 1:56 a.m. on Saturday, May 20th north of Rutherford, according to the Napa Valley Register.

Anthony Sanchez was driving a 2012 BMW 325i sedan with three passengers, traveling southbound on Highway 29. The vehicle crossed over the center line and overturned after it hit a sign on the east shoulder.

The Napa County Coroner’s Office identified Sanchez and Caitlin Leedy as the two people who died at the scene of the crash. Both of them are from Stockton. Also, Sanchez was a student at the Culinary Institute of America’s Greystone campus in St. Helena.

Meanwhile, two back seat passengers survived with moderate injuries. Paramedics transported them to Providence Queen of the Valley Medical Center, police said.

Two other people who were in the rear seat of the BMW survived the wreck with moderate injuries and were taken to Providence Queen of the Valley Medical Center, the California Highway Patrol reported earlier.

The crash remains under investigation by the California Highway Patrol.


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Source: Napa Valley Register

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