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Two people killed in crash on Old River Road and the 223 identified

Posted at 1:51 PM, Jun 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-19 11:45:34-04

The Kern County Coroner's office has identified the two people killed in a crash off Old River Road and Highway 223 Monday afternoon. 

They say 45-year-old Maria Ele Chavoya De Mosqueda was killed when the car she was driving collided with another car while traveling on Old River Road about one mile south of Highway 223. Her passenger, 20-year-old Itzel Lorena Mosqueda-Chavoya was also killed in the collision. She died at the scene from her injuries. 

According to the CHP's incident information website, the two cars involved in the crash collided head-on. 

No other information as to what may have caused the collision has been released.