‘Taken too soon’: 3 California teens die in horrific car crash

one year ago

Pasadena news, California news.

California authorities have identified the three victims of a horrific cars crash that occurred near Pasadena late Sunday.

17-year-old Andyn Bae was behind the wheel of the doomed Honda 2005 when he lost control at around 8:40 p.m. while traveling down Michillinda Avenue.

“For unknown reasons at this time, the driver lost control of his vehicle and collided with the raised concrete curb edge, he continued westbound and collided with the chain-link fence,” the California Highway Patrol said.

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    The two passengers of the car, 16-year-old Eric Gullekson, and 17-year-old Nicholas Torres, were also killed. It is still unclear whether drugs/alcohol had any involvement in the deadly crash.

    “This is my son, my baby. He was taken too soon from me,” Gullekson’s mom said at a Monday vigil.

    “I want condolences for all the families of the children that lost their lives here and I just miss him.”