An 18 -year-old aspiring prototype was killed and two others injured after the BMW they were traveling in gate-crashed while on its acces to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.
Ginevra Gallone-Latte, 18, was killed and fare Manuela Cerciello-Rahbari, 16, kept life-threatening traumata after a BMW they were traveling in gate-crashed into two trees, CBS 8 reported.
The driver of the vehicle, Cesar Hernandez-Ozuna, 21, prolonged a laceration to his face. Cerciello-Rahabari was taken to Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs. All three passengers are San Diego natives.
The BMW was traveling eastbound on Interstate 10 early Thursday morning, FOX 5 San Diego reported. The California Highway Patrol said the vehicle was driving at a high speed where reference is floated off the road and onto the dirt should.
Officials said the driver tried to steer the 2009 BMW 328 i back onto the road but lost ensure before it drove down an embankment and hit two trees. The car was split in two, and Gallone-Latte was expelled from private vehicles. Experts declared the hopeful framework dead at the scene.
The vehicle was stocked with nutrient, camping paraphernalium and booze but authorities have ruled out dopes and alcohol as is practicable external factor the wreck.
“The BMW was loaded with food, booze and camping paraphernalium as all three beings were on their way to the Coachella Festival at the Empire Polo Grounds in Indio, ” the California Highway Patrol said in a statement.
Cerciello-Rahbari is a student at La Jolla High School where Gallone-Latte also attended.
The school said in a statement it was “saddened by the loss of one of its former students.”
“Our condolences go out to the student’s family and acquaintances during this difficult time, and there is a desire the best for the other individuals involved as they recover. Advisers have been on campus supporting the development of students and staff, and will be available indefinitely to assist anyone in need. The La Jolla High community is strong and we are in favour of one another during this time, ” the statement read.
The California Highway Patrol said they were investigating the crash.