A 20-year-old woman, identified as Angela Fierro from Antioch, was killed on Thursday when the black Jeep Grand Cherokee she was in rolled over as the result of a collision with another vehicle. Fierro was ejected from the vehicle and died as a result of her injuries. She was reportedly pregnant.
The accident occured at 4:50 PM at the intersection of Lone Tree Way and Clayburn Road in Antioch. Residents report there are accidents at that intersection on a weekly basis.
Police believe the vicim was a passenger in the vehicle, which speeding at the time of the accident. The driver was likely responsible for the crash. The victim's parents were present on scene, but too distraught to speak publicly.
The driver of the Grand Cherokee was taken to the hospital as a precaution. The driver of the other car was also transported to the hospital, complaining of chest pains.
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