PALMDALE — Los Angeles County Sheriff’s officials are investigating a collision Sunday night that resulted in the death of a passenger, one driver hospitalized and a second driver arrested.
The collision occurred about 9:30 p.m. at the intersection of 110th Street East and Avenue O.
A man driving a 2015 Jeep Cherokee northbound on 110th Street East failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection with Avenue O and collided with a 1997 Honda Civic.
The Civic, with a man driving and a female passenger, was heading west on Avenue O at the time.
Both of those in the Civic were taken to Antelope Valley Hospital with injuries.
The female passenger was pronounced dead as a result of her injuries. The driver remains in critical condition, Sheriff’s officials said.
The driver of the Jeep Cherokee was arrested at the scene and taken to the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station.
Results of tests are pending to determine whether alcohol was a factor in the collision.
The investigation is ongoing and no other information is available.
Investigators are asking anyone with information to contact the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station Traffic Detail Detective Sherman at 661-272-2400. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call “Crime Stoppers” by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 MOBILE APP” on Google Play or the App Store, or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.