Child, teen, and adult killed in Chelan County head-on collision
Posted on Sunday, August 30th, 2020 at 10:28 am
CLE ELUM, WA (CHELAN COUNTY) – Three people, including an 11-year-old and a 19-year-old, were killed in a head-on collision in Chelan County Friday night, according to iFIBER One News.
The accident happened on the Blewett Pass when Yakima woman Marjorie Acevedo, 43, crossed over the middle line in order to pass when it was unsafe to do so. Her white 2005 Toyota Sequoia collided head-on with Majelia Delgado, 19, who was operating a white 1997 Chevy S10.
A third vehicle also was involved in the wreckage, though the exact circumstances of how were not made clear.
A passenger in Acevedo’s vehicle, an 11-year-old boy from Yakima, was killed in the accident.
Delgado and her passenger, Seattle resident Fermin Delgado, 61, also died in the crash.
Acevedo survived the collision, though it is unclear at this time if she was injured during the accident.
The accident remains under investigation at this time.
This is one in a series of reports provided by Caffee Law as a service to inform our Seattle neighbors about traffic news and accidents in the area. Many of these accidents are preventable, and we hope that by reporting on such events, we will reduce the frequency of similar incidents. However, if you or someone you know has been injured in a similar situation, contact the Seattle car accident injury attorneys of Jeffrey R. Caffee today for a consultation. You may be able to receive compensation for lost wages, medical bills, and other expenses.