Frances Pagliocca Fremont Crash Highway 84
Frances Pagliocca Killed in Niles Canyon Accident
FREMONT, Alameda County (July 27, 2017) – On July 24, a traffic collision killed a woman and injured two people on Highway 84 west of Palomares Road in Niles Canyon.
According to Mercury News, the crash happened at about 12:30 p.m. when 59-year-old Frances Pagliocca rear-ended a vehicle on the eastbound Highway 84 after allegedly tailgating and attempting to pass that car.
Pagliocca then lost control, drove past under a train bridge, and veered into the opposite laneway. She went up a rock wall embankment after swerving twice in an attempt to avoid hitting a westbound motorist.
Her car subsequently overturned onto its roof. The Pleasanton woman died at the scene.
Fremont Fatal Car Crash
Further, officials said the rear-ended vehicle was found down an embankment near the Alameda Creek’s waters. Its two occupants reportedly suffered injuries that were non-life-threatening.
As per the article, Fremont police closed Niles Canyon between Mission Boulevard and Interstate 680 freeway to let investigators process the scene. Additional details on the fatal crash were not yet disclosed.
We offer our warmest of thoughts and prayers to all the parties involved.
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