Erica Tooley Killed in Rollover Crash on Highway 299
LOCATION: Eastern Shasta County
DATE OF ACCIDENT: Monday, October 22nd
October 23, 2018 – One person was killed, and several others were injured after a vehicle rolled off Highway 299 Monday afternoon.
The Shasta County Coroner’s Office has identified the deceased as 20-year-old Erica Adrienne Tooley.
According to Record Searchlight, Erica was one of the many passengers in the vehicle that veered off and overturned multiple times on Highway 299 near near Powerhouse Road.
Preliminary investigation revealed Erica was not wearing a seatbelt, and was ejected during the crash. The female passenger, later identified as Erica, suffered fatal injuries as a result of the incident.
4 Juveniles Injured in Car Accident Monday in Shasta County
Authorities added a juvenile suffered major injuries in the accident and was rushed to Mercy Medical Center for treatment. Furthermore, three other passengers, who were also described as juveniles, were also transported to Mayers Memorial Hospital in Fall River Mills where they were treated and released.
Driver Elida Tooley Injured After Deadly Crash on Highway 299
Meanwhile, police identified the driver of the vehicle as 21-year-old Elida A. Tooley, of Burney. Elida reportedly suffered moderate injuries in the wreck.
As per the article, the precise circumstances that led to the rollover crash remained under investigation.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, and our prayers to all the parties involved and their families in this difficult time.