A 25-year-old woman killed in a solo vehicle wreck near Hilmar on Sunday has been identified as Cassy Mancebo of Turlock, according to the Stanislaus County Coroner's Office.
The crash was reported around 8 p.m. on American Avenue, west of Columbus Avenue. Mancebo was driving a 2003 Ford Focus eastbound on American Avenue, when the car traveled off the south roadway edge, the California Highway Patrol reported.
The driver turned the Ford left, crossing the road.
The car then traveled off the north side of the road and crashed into a concrete rail and wooden fence.
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The car overturned and came to a rest on its wheels in a cornfield, the CHP reported.
Mancebo was ejected and sustained fatal injuries. The driver wasn't wearing a seat belt and CHP reported alcohol appears to be a contributing factor in the crash.
— Sun-Star staff