Police say distracted driving led to deadly crash near Biola

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The 19-year-old driver told officers she was running late for work and received a text from her cousin. The distraction caused her to drift into another lane, killing the driver of the other car. (KFSN)

CHP officers say distracted driving is to blame for a fatal accident near Biola.

Police say 19-year-old Synthia Higuera was driving down Shaw Avenue Friday when she crashed into a Chevy Silverado.

Higuera told officers she was running late for work and had received a text from her cousin. The distraction caused her to drift into another lane, killing the driver of the other car.

Higuera was taken to CRMC with minor injuries.

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