LANCASTER, CA (August 14, 2019) – The Los Angeles County Coroner has identified the four victims in a two-car crash on Avenue H and 30th Street West as Victor Anthony Ocampo, 59, Thomas Saint Andrew, 41, Wendy Marie Fisher, 38, and Samantha Kathline Jensen, 26.
The fatal accident happened around noon at the intersection of Avenue H and 30th Street West. Authorities stated Andrew, traveling westbound on Avenue H, blew through a red light, striking a Volkswagen Jetta that was traveling on 30th Street West.
The five passengers of the Jetta: Ocampo, Fisher, Jensen, and two dogs were all killed when their car spun out and crashed into a pole. Ocampo, Fisher and Jensen were all ejected from the vehicle; reportedly none of them were wearing seatbelts.
Ocampo and Jensen were pronounced dead at the scene. Andrew and Fisher were transported to the hospital, but were pronounced dead there.
Sgt. David Jennings stated that the crash is still under investigation. It is unknown if drugs or alcohol played a part in the deadly collision.