Claudia Quezada, 37, and Blanca Valenzuela, 20, were killed in a San Bernardino car accident after a rear tire blew causing their SUV to roll over. According to a news report in the San Bernardino County Sun, the fatal rollover accident occurred the morning of June 29, 2011 on the 15 Freeway, south of Halloran Springs Road, in Baker.
California Highway Patrol officials say Quezada was driving a 2005 Dodge Durango south on the freeway when one of its back tires blew. The driver veered off the roadway and the vehicle overturned several times. Both Quezada and Valenzuela died at the scene. Other passengers in the vehicle were transported to area hospitals for treatment of unknown injuries.