San Diego County, California – December 10, 2013
Police say a female motorist crashed into a semi Tuesday in the Camp Pendleton area, killing her child passenger.
According to troopers with the California Highway Patrol, an unidentified trucker was behind the wheel of a semi as it traveled north along Interstate 5. As the driver approached the San Onofre Weight Station, near Camp Pendleton, around 9:20 a.m., he was hit from behind by a sport-utility vehicle, driven by 28-year-old Oceanside resident Jillian Sedivec.
Paramedics responded to the scene, but were unable to save Ms. Sedivec or her passenger, 4-year-old Oceanside resident Savanah Wilson. It is unclear whether the trucker was injured.
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