Samantha Pena, Pablo Barba and Catalina Barba Die in Crash on Highway 99
Madera Crash Kills Samantha Pena, Pablo Barba and Catalina Barba
Madera, CA (July 29, 2018) – Three people were killed in a wrong-way crash in Madera. The fatal accident happened on the morning of July 29 on Highway 99.
The wrong-way crash happened on Highway 99 near Avenue 11. Samantha Pena, 24, of Fresno, was driving a Toyota Corolla northbound in the southbound lanes of Highway 99. She crashed into a Ford Explorer, driven by Orange Cove resident Pablo Barba, 67.
The impact caused the Ford to flip over. Pena, Barba and a passenger in the Ford, Catalina Barba, 69, of Orange Cove, all died at the accident scene.
Three other passengers in the Ford – Valentin Barba, 26, and two boys, ages 13 and 12 – were all hospitalized with major injuries.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Samantha Pena, Pablo Barba and Catalina Barba.
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