26 year-old Aimee Garcia died in a fatal two-vehicle accident that happened along the eastbound lanes of the 101 freeway near the San Diego (405) freeway while she saved her 4 children.
According to the police, Garcia was a passenger with her 4 children in the Lincoln SUV driven by her 31 year-old husband Cesar Iban Torres. Torres drove the Lincoln SUV into an oncoming vehicle, this made the two vehicle to collide.
The children were said to be under the age of 9 did suffered minor injuries but were transported to UCLA Ronald Reagan Hospital as a precautionary measure.
Officials said Torres tried to escape from the accident scene, but was arrested and hogtied.
Aimee Garcia GoFundMe
A GoFundMe was set up to help with Garcia Funeral expenses and to also help support her children. $70,515 was raised.
What Time Did Aimee Garcia Accident Happen?
According to report, the vehicle crash that led to the death of Garcia happened at about 7 p.m. Thursday, night.
Torres is being held at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility. He is detained on behalf of a $ 1 million bail.