Paso Robles Car Crash and Fire Caused by Texting
Over the weekend, there was a single-vehicle car crash that ended in a fire in Paso Robles. According to KSBY News Channel Six, the driver involved admitted to texting on her cell phone while driving prior to the crash. Initial reports indicate that she veered off of the right side of the road. Her vehicle then hit a tree and caught fire. The tree also caught on fire after the wreck.
The driver was able to get herself out of the vehicle before it went up in flames. She had to be transported to the hospital for treatment of major injuries. Thankfully, no other vehicles were involved, and no other injuries were reported. This crash could still be under investigation with local law enforcement officials.