Eyewitnesses told ABC 13 that shortly before the fatal accident, the woman involved in the wreck was speeding down Southwest Freeway along with other cars. Police believe that she was involved in an altercation with one of the other vehicles.
Police are unsure if the woman and the other vehicles were involved in a chase, road rage, or a race. According to ABC 13 reporting, the police indicated that there were paint scrapes alongside the deceased woman’s SUV.
According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are thousands of wrongful deaths of people involved in motor vehicle accidents every year in the United States: