FULLERTON, CALIFORNIA (February 13, 2017) – According to the Fullerton Police Department, a 7-year-old girl was killed and her mother was injured on Monday in a three-car collision on Kimberly Avenue and Acacia Avenue. (map)
FPD Sergeant Jon Radus reported that a 2001 Hyundai Elantra, occupied by the 7-year-old girl identified as Perla Olivaros and 42-year-old mother Maria Bracamonte, was traveling westbound on Kimberly Avenue around 4:05 p.m. when it was broadsided by a 2004 Nissan Altima causing the Elantra to spin out and crash into a 2013 Toyota Tundra.
Sergeant Radus stated that the 7-year-old girl and the 42-year-old woman was extricated from the vehicle and transported to a hospital where the 7-year-old girl succumbed to her injuries while her mother sustained major injuries.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
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