Gaston County, NC: Rivera Rodriguez Killed, One Hurt in Accident
Gaston County, NC -- A collision between a passenger vehicle and semi-truck claimed the life of Rivera Rodriguez and left her 10-year-old daughter with undisclosed injuries Wednesday, May 10, 2017.
The incident took place on Interstate 85 around 9:30 p.m.
It appears the vehicle occupied by the victims was traveling in the northbound lanes of 85 when it collided with the big rig. Ms. Rodriguez, the driver of the passenger car, was killed at the scene of the incident. Her 10-year-old daughter was left with undisclosed injuries.
The report claims the injured child was in a car seat at the time of the incident.
The investigation into the incident is ongoing.
More information may be forthcoming.
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