Susan Bartholomew Dies in Dust Storm Accident on I-10 Near Quartzsite
Quartzsite, Arizona—Susan Bartholomew, age 76 of Litchfield Park, Arizona, was killed in an accident Monday afternoon when a dust storm on Interstate 10 near the California border reduced visibility to zero.
Arizona Department of Public Safety accident investigators report that Ms. Bartholomew’s vehicle was crushed between two commercial tractor-trailer rigs. She died at the scene.
DPS troopers investigated five accidents involving 14 vehicles within a 2½ hour span.
We extend our condolences to the family and friends of Ms. Bartholomew for their tragic loss.