LOS ANGELES: Crash Antelope Valley 14 Freeway at Red Rover Mine Road
Keion Jones, 8, Identified as Boy Killed in Crash. Karen Adams, Mother of 3 Children, Paralyzed.
LOS ANGELES, California (July 20, 2017) – A one-year-old toddler and an 8-year-old boy were killed Thursday morning in a collision on the northbound Antelope Valley 14 Freeway, according to a report by the California Highway Patrol.
The crash took place about 6:20 a.m. near Red Rover Mine Road. Paramedics responded to the scene to transport driver Karen Adams and four minors to hospitals with major injuries. Two air helicopters were used to transport the injured. The toddler and 8-year-old boy named Keion Jones later died at the hospital. Adams, who is the mother of the three youngest children, was paralyzed from the waist down. Kimora Jones, 8, twin sister to Keion, was among the injured.
The crash remains under investigation by police to determine liability.
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