** UPDATE:  Susanna De La Riva, 21, of Santa Ana has been identified as the woman killed in yesterdays tragic crash off Tustin Ranch Road. It appears she was exiting the 5 freeway at Tustin Ranch Road when her car collided with an SUV. Reports say the other woman involved suffered minor injuries. The cause of the crash has still not been determined, however from the photo below, it appears that De La Riva’s car was t-boned or broadsided by the SUV.


This morning, a tragic car accident in Tustin Ranch left one woman dead and another injured. The crash was near the Tustin Ranch exit off the I-5 at around 5:00am.

Tustin Ranch is located in Orange County near Irvine, CA. Witnesses reported the crash and police along with EMS services showed up at the scene. One woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash and the other taken to a nearby hospital by ambulance.

A police investigation into the cause of this crash remains ongoing and no further information has been released. Should you have any information regarding this crash, please contact the Tustin Police Department (714) 573-3200.

If you or a loved one have been involved in a car accident and would like more information about your legal rights, please visit the wrongful death section of our website. You can also call for a free legal consultation (888) 853-6696.