Police say the two-car accident occurred at around 3:10 p.m. on Thursday afternoon near mile marker 20. Darrykha Dukes, 19, and her passenger, Olivia Perez-Porch, 19, drove southbound on Interstate 530 when the vehicle crossed over the median.
The vehicle went through a cable barrier and struck another vehicle head-on in the northbound lanes. Perez-Porch sustained significant injuries from the crash and succumbed to her injuries at a hospital, according to KATV.
Dukes also sustained injuries in the crash and received treatment at a hospital. Brian and Brittany Thompson along with an unnamed minor were injured and transported to a hospital. KATV reports that some of the crash victims were ejected from the vehicle during the wreck.
The following information regarding motor vehicle accidents in 2014 is provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).