Adam Garza, 40, Kaleb Garza, 19, Madysin Garza, 14, Jordan Garza, 11, and Maria Rodriguez, 47, killed, and one injured in head-on collision on Highway 43 near Wasco, California

Modified Date: 
Tue, 03/27/2018 - 3:26pm
Accident Date: 
Sunday, March 25, 2018

Five killed in crash Sunday night that may have involved alcohol, CHP says

The Chevy crossed into the northbound lanes and collided head-on with the Hyundai Sonata, which was occupied by five people, according to the CHP.

Five killed and one injured in head-on crash on Highway 43

Family members say 40-year-old Adam Garza, 19-year-old Kaleb Garza, 14-year-old Madysin Garza and 11-year-old Jordan Garza were killed in the crash. Ethan Garza, 17, is in the hospital with major injuries.

ID released for suspected DUI driver from crash that killed herself, 4 others

The Kern County coroner on Tuesday identified 47-year-old Maria Rodriguez, of Shafter, as the woman behind the wheel of a pickup that crashed with a car Sunday night on Highway 43 in Wasco.

Type: Car Accident
Topics: 
Head-on
People Involved: 
Adam Garza
Kaleb Garza
Madysin Garza
Jordan Garza
Ethan Garza
Maria Rodriguez
Roadway: 
Highway 43
City: 
Wasco, CA

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