7 Teenagers Injured In A Fatal Rollover Crash – Among casualties of the fatal rollover crash in Carlsbad on Wednesday is a competitive surfer and skateboarder, Ethan Prestage, 16. He was hospitalized in the intensive care unit and is listed as being in critical condition.
A total of 8 teenagers were involved in the crash. The teenagers were all riding in a Toyota 4Runner SUV with a female driver when it crashed at around 2:30am on Carlsbad Village Drive.
A student of Coastal Academy High School in Oceanside, Jack Munday aged 16,who suffered major injuries sadly passed on at the scene of the crash.
It was reported by eye witness that the female driver lost control of the SUV prior to the crash.
It’s unknown at this time why the girl driving the SUV lost control prior to the crash on Carlsbad Village Drive. Four teenagers including the skateboarder – Prestage, were found near and in the vehicle after the crash, while three others from the vehicle walked away but were later located at Pio Pico Drive. They were all transported to hospitals for immediate treatment.
As reported by the police investigating the crash, drugs and or alcohol were not suspected in the crash, but investigation is ongoing to know the cause.