Ericka Gonzalez & Esmeralda Rangel Killed

January 9, 2023

Two Women Killed in Sun Village Traffic Accident 

The women who were killed in a car accident in Sun Village have been ID’d as Ericka Gonzalez, 26, and Esmeralda Rangel, 23. 

According to CHP, the collision occurred at the intersection of Avenue R and 100th Street East. 

Gonzalez was driving north in a Hyundai Venue around 2:30 p.m. with Rangel as her passenger.

A speeding GMC Sierra ran through a stop sign, causing a collision with the Hyundai.

As a result, the Hyundai propelled and crashed into a Toyota. 

Sadly, both women were killed and the driver of the Sierra suffered minor injuries. He was also arrested after. 

In addition, a passenger in the GMC was left with moderate injuries and both occupants of the Toyota were not injuries. 

Tips for after accident procedures:

  • Take photos of the accident 
  • If possible, get your vehicle out of the roadway to avoid future collisions 
  • Call 911 if anybody is injured 
  • File a police report 
  • Contact your insurance   

If you suffered injuries in a motor vehicle accident you are entitled to compensation. Contact a personal injury attorney today to avoid any legal pitfalls. 

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