A 50-year-old Woodburn, Oregon woman was killed and nine people were injured early Thursday when the Chevrolet Suburban they were riding in blew a back tire and overturned on Interstate 5 in Fresno County.
Irma Julio Castro, 49, was driving south on I-5 north of Highway 145 when the crash occurred, according to the California Highway Patrol. All of the occupants were from Woodburn.
Castro was not injured. Jose Julio, 47, Angela Julio, 27, and Cindy Julio, 23, sustained minor injuries and Leo Rubalcaba, 20, sustained moderate injuries, the CHP said. The other occupants, who were not restrained with seat belts, were children ranging in age from 8 months to 17 years old.
The injured were taken to area hospitals.