Two Laguna Hills Girls’ Poloists Perish in Auto Accident


News broke on Saturday that a fiery car crash in Irvine, CA, had claimed the lives of five teens in the early hours of the morning as the inhabitants returned from Knott’s Scary Farm, a nearby amusement park. Early Sunday the Daily Pilot reported that two of the victims had been identified as Jenny Campos and Jennifer Bahena, students and water polo players at Laguna Hills High School. Campos was 15 years old, according to the Orange County Register. No age was given for Bahena.

The California Highway Patrol said that neither of the girls were wearing seat belts, and that 16-year-old driver, Bradley Morales, was unlicensed. Morales was the only survivor and was in intensive care as of Sunday Morning. The three male victims were identified as Alex Sotelo, Matthew Melo, Brandon Moreno, all aged 14 or 15.