Alyssa Cusimano and Phillip Shelton Killed in One-Vehicle Accident
Wellton, Arizona—Alyssa Cusimano, age 20, and Phillip Shelton, age 22, were killed Saturday morning when the car driven by Mr. Shelton left the roadway on Interstate 8 and crashed into a tree. Ms. Cusimano was a passenger in the car. When the car struck the tree, it caught fire. Tragically both Ms. Cusimano and Mr. Shelton died in the burning car.
It is unknown why the car veered off the highway. The matter is under investigation by the Arizona Department of Public Safety.
We express our condolences to the families and friends of both victims for their losses from this terrible tragedy.
Yuma AZ Car Accident and Personal Injury News
A wrong-way accident on Interstate 8 left one person dead and another with serious injuries on Sunday morning.
Maria Fernandez Lopez was killed on Wednesday in a head-on collision in Somerton.
Two teenagers are in critical condition after their vehicle crashed into a tree early Saturday morning. The accident occurred near the 2500 block of South 33rd Drive in Yuma.