Traffic Collision near McKinley Street Left Several Injured
CORONA, CA (August 18, 2022) – Tuesday afternoon, 21-year-old Kaylynn Marie Heatley was arrested after a road-rage incident on 91 Freeway.
The incident happened shortly after 7:00 a.m., on eastbound 91, near McKinley Street.
According to investigators, Heatley intentionally rammed three vehicles, one of which was a Tesla, with her Jeep Wrangler. The impact of the collision caused two cars to leave the road. It also left the drivers of the Tesla and the other two vehicles with significant injuries. Heatley then left the scene without rendering aid to the victims.
Emergency crews arrived at the scene and treated all of the victims. The Tesla driver was transported to a local hospital. There, he had one of his limbs amputated due to the extent of his injuries. All of the victims are currently recovering.
Later, California Highway Patrol managed to locate Heatley using her license plate. Police arrested her for suspicion of assault using a deadly weapon and hit-and-run.
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