Joanna Delgado was about to become a mother and a high school graduate when a horrible accident took all of away from her.
On June 4, This 18 year old girl was out driving a car with her boyfriend in Fresno County, California, when she swerved across a highway median and hit an oncoming car. That accident is killing the other driver, 24 year old Adriana Solorio Romero. At that moment, Delago was between six and nine months of pregnant, died on the scene as well after her baby was delivered there via cesarean section.
Delgado’s boyfriend was the only surviving passenger of her car. Unfortunately, her baby was also died the next morning in the hospital.
Investigators aren’t sure whether alcohol and drugs were involved.
“We did find evidence here on-scene that leads us to believe possibly one of the drivers of the vehicles is impaired,” said Sergeant Mike Trenholm of the California Highway Patrol.
“We won’t be able to determine definitively until an autopsy is performed.”
Delgado’s family and friends are obviously devastated, especially after seeing her quote in the school yearbook.
In memory of Delgado and her premature daughter, they’ve set up a GoFundMe page.
Another was created for the family of Adriana Romero, who had just graduated from Fresno State with a bachelor’s degree in child development.