CHP – Single Vehicle Rollover near Holtville


CHP new logoHOLTVILLE – The California Highway Patrol received a call of a single vehicle rollover on Wednesday, July 23 around 4:30 p.m.

Two units were dispatched along with a fire engine and an ambulance. The accident occurred at Evan Hewes and James close to Holtville.

Ho Huong Thixuan, age 25 of Holtville was driving a 2006 Toyota Sienna Van, for unknown reasons she allowed her vehicle to run off the roadway and into the dirt center median. She took evasive action but ultimately lost control of her vehicle.

The Toyota then overturned into the eastbound traffic lanes where it came to rest on its wheels in the #2 eastbound traffic lanes.

Thixuan was trapped in the vehicle and had to be extricated utilizing the Jaws of Life.

She sustained major head injuries and was flown to Desert Regional Hospital by Mercy Air.