3 Killed in Collision on Highway 12 near Peatland Road in Stockton
Stockton, California (May 14, 2022) – Three people were killed in a head-on collision that occurred near Stockton on Friday afternoon.
The accident happened on Highway 12 near Peatland Road at around 2:12 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.
A Hyundai Elantra was traveling eastbound on Highway 12 behind a Honda Pilot carrying three passengers.
The driver of the Hyundai lost control and struck the Honda Pilot. The impact of the collision sent both vehicles into the eastbound lane and one of the vehicles collided with an oncoming Toyota Camry.
The driver of the Hyundai, a 28-year-old woman from Oakland, was killed in the accident.
Two passengers of the Honda, identified as two men, ages 25 and 30, of Stockton, were also killed in the accident.
The driver and another passenger of the Honda were hospitalized with unspecified injuries.
More details about the accident were not provided.
An investigation into the accident is underway.
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