Monique Gonzalez Guzman Death – Cause of Death – On Thursday, 9th of December 2021, Monique Gonzalez Guzman, 9, died following being struck by a car that had struck a separate school bus near Desert Hot Springs. Reports revealed that three other children were wounded in the incident on Thursday afternoon. The crash occurred shortly before 4 p.m at the intersection of Aurora Road and Corkill Drive. The police said four victims were involved in the crash.
The California Highway Patrol Captain said in a release that the driver of a white Cadillac collided with the back of the school bus kept traveling knocking down a speed limit sign before hitting the four students who were walking home from a bus stop. According to the police, two of the injured children sustained serious injuries and another child suffered minor injuries. Monique was pronounced dead at the scene minutes later.
CHP is continuing to investigate the circumstances behind the crash.