Girl, 9, Walks To Get Help After Crash Kills Dad - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

Girl, 9, Walks To Get Help After Crash Kills Dad

Posted: Updated:

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 9-year-old girl who walked about a mile in Southern California to find help after surviving a crash says she was sad to hear that her father did not survive.
    
KCBS-TV reports the girl told family members in the hospital on video she was cold and hurt.
    
The California Highway Patrol says the crash happened about 1 a.m. Sunday on a semi-rural stretch of the Sierra Highway in Acton.
    
KCAL-TV reports the girl walked through rugged terrain and eventually wandered into a commuter rail station and told a security guard what had happened.
    
A coroner's spokesman identified her father as 35-year-old Alejandro Renteria, of the North Hollywood section of Los Angeles.
    
KCAL reports the CHP is investigating whether alcohol played a role in the crash.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • National NewsMore>>

  • Inmate attempts to escape custody

    Inmate attempts to escape custody

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-04-25 18:31:48 GMT

    Adalya Breaux was in jail on residential burglary and theft charges.She was in belly chains, ankle restraints, and handcuffs but that didn't stop her. During her short walk from the Courthouse to the Jail, she ran from the armed deputies (well waddled from all of the restraints) and attempted to hide under a deck. She was quickly apprehended and booked back into jail with an additional felony charge of 2nd-degree escape.

    More >>

    Adalya Breaux was in jail on residential burglary and theft charges.She was in belly chains, ankle restraints, and handcuffs but that didn't stop her. During her short walk from the Courthouse to the Jail, she ran from the armed deputies (well waddled from all of the restraints) and attempted to hide under a deck. She was quickly apprehended and booked back into jail with an additional felony charge of 2nd-degree escape.

    More >>
  • Mad Minute stories from Tuesday, April 24th

    Mad Minute stories from Tuesday, April 24th

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-04-25 06:00:11 GMT

    Here are the extended versions of the KHQ Local News 11 at 11 Mad Minute stories from Tuesday, April 24th.

    More >>

    Here are the extended versions of the KHQ Local News 11 at 11 Mad Minute stories from Tuesday, April 24th.

    More >>
  • Mad Minute stories from Monday, April 23rd

    Mad Minute stories from Monday, April 23rd

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-04-24 06:04:34 GMT

    Here are the extended versions of the KHQ Local News 11 at 11 Mad Minute stories from Monday, April 23rd.

    More >>

    Here are the extended versions of the KHQ Local News 11 at 11 Mad Minute stories from Monday, April 23rd.

    More >>