The authorities have disclosed the identities of three people who were injured in a fatal collision in Sun Village near Palmdale on Tuesday evening.
The deadly car crash happened on Palmdale Boulevard near 80th Street East at about 6:20 p.m. July 2, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A 21-year-old Palmdale man was driving a 2014 Hyundai eastbound on Palmdale when he drifted into the westbound lane and collided head-on with a Toyota.
A westbound 2021 Hyundai driven by 21-year-old Tia Perkins of McMinnville, Tenn. was also involved in the accident.
The driver of the 2014 Hyundai, whose identity was withheld pending notification of next of kin, was pronounced dead at the scene.
42-year-old Tori Ann Haywood of Smithville, Tenn, who was driving the 2020 Toyota was also killed in the crash. Her passenger, 18-year-old Tyjhai Ladet was seriously injured and was taken to Antelope Valley Hospital.
Other passengers in the Toyota, 18-year-old Tyzjon Ladet, 18-year-old Tre Lamar Ladet and 18-year-old Sierra Ladet were also hospitalized with moderate injuries