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Oakland woman identified by Solano coroner as victim of falling tree on I-80

03/11/2014 8:57 AM

03/11/2014 9:04 AM

The Solano County Sheriff-Coroner’s office has released name of the woman killed over the weekend on Interstate 80 near Vacaville when a large tree fell on her car.

The coroner identified the driver of the Toyota Camry as Kenneisha Dale, 22, of Oakland.

The California Highway Patrol said in a press release that Dale was driving westbound on I-80 just east of Cherry Glen Road about 1:45 p.m. Sunday at 65 mph when for an undetermined reason a large tree in a field north of the freeway fell directly onto the roof of the Toyota.

The tree crushed Dale, the sole occupant of the vehicle.

Sacto 911 Staff

Bill Lindelof
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Cathy Locke
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Andy Furillo
Superior Court
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Denny Walsh
Federal Court
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