Shannon Schmidt, Son Injured in Rear-End Crash on Cuesta Grade

San Luis Obispo Accident Causes Major Injuries

Car Crash, Car Accident

San Luis Obispo, CA (February 20, 2019) – A woman and her son were injured in a crash in San Luis Obispo. The accident occurred on the afternoon of February 20 on Highway 101 on the Cuesta Grade.

A big rig was heading south on the Cuesta Grade was rear-ended by an SUV traveling at high speeds. The SUV driver, Atascadero resident Shannon Schmidt, was trying to pass a vehicle when the accident occurred. Schmidt, 44, suffered major injuries. Her 9-year-old son suffered minor injuries. Both were taken to a local hospital. The truck driver, a Santa Maria man, was not injured.

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