Margie Yaw-Melos Killed by Driver Who Intentionally Caused Wreck
Surprise, Arizona—Police have arrested Keith Johnson in connection with the fatal crash that killed Margie Yaw-Melos, age 46 of Surprise. According to police, Johnson was attempting to kill himself when he triggered a multi-vehicle collision at Peoria Avenue and Litchfield Road in Surprise. Instead, Johnson's actions resulted in death of Ms. Yaw-Melos and injuries to two other innocent people.
Johnson, who was taken to the hospital after the crash, was charged with one count of second-degree murder and two counts of aggravated assault.
We offer our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Ms. Yaw-Melos and wish speedy recoveries to the others injured in the collision.
Glendale AZ Car Accident and Personal Injury News
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