Mother arrested for DUI, manslaughter after Temecula-area crash leaves 8-year-old daughter dead, others injured

TEMECULA, Calif. (KABC) — A girl has been arrested on suspicion of DUI, youngster endangerment and vehicular manslaughter following a crash in close proximity to Temecula more than the weekend that killed her 8-12 months-aged daughter and still left 7 many others injured, authorities explained.

The lethal collision transpired shortly just after 6 p.m. Sunday on State Route 79 at Anza Highway, according to the California Freeway Patrol.

Seven folks were also harm in the crash, according to investigators. 6 people were hospitalized with critical injuries, among them a few little ones.

The Highway Patrol claimed the 33-yr-outdated Jessica Nieto’s Honda Pilot SUV was heading westbound when it drifted on to the filth shoulder and then swerved into the opposing lane.

Nieto tried to pull the SUV back again onto the roadway but in excess of-corrected, sending the car into the opposing lane, in accordance to the CHP.

The Pilot then collided with an eastbound 2011 Chevrolet Silverado that was likely in between 55 and 60 mph.

The CHP explained the 8-yr-outdated sufferer was not sporting a seatbelt and was pronounced lifeless at the scene.

A 12-year-previous boy and a 5-year-outdated girl in the Honda suffered key accidents and ended up taken to Riverside County Regional Health care Center. Nieto was taken to Inland Valley Health-related Middle with big accidents.

A few men and women in the Silverado ended up also injured and taken to Inland Valley Health-related Heart. The driver, a 46-year-outdated person, and a 43-year-previous woman endured important accidents while a 12-year-aged lady endured slight

injuries, the Highway Patrol explained.

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