Woman Killed in Crash at Myrtle Avenue and Russell Lane
Ismael Lopez Arrested for DUI in Fatal Myrtletown Accident
Myrtletown, CA (December 17, 2020) – A woman was killed in a DUI crash in Myrtletown. The fatal accident occurred on the morning of December 17 at Myrtle Avenue and Russell Lane.
Ferndale resident Ismael Lopez, Jr., 19, was driving a Nissan Altima when it collided with two parked vehicles at the intersection. Lopez and his passenger, an 18-year-old woman, were taken to a local hospital. The woman later died. Lopez was charged with DUI and gross vehicular manslaughter.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.
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