2 San Luis Obispo County residents killed in 2 car collision
August 4, 2012
The Paso Robles woman was driving westbound on Highway 46 near Vineyard Drive at a high rate of speed when she crossed over the solid double line in an attempt to pass several cars and drove into the path of a silver GMC Silverado driven by the Nipomo man. The Lexus came to rest on the eastbound lane while the Silverado landed on its top down an embankment.
The Paso Robles woman died at the scene. Emergency medical personnel transported the Nipomo man to Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center where he died of his injuries shortly after arriving at the hospital.
The names of the victims are not being released pending notification of their next of kin.