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14-year-old driver dies days after SUV plunge

Los Angeles police said a 14-year-old girl who drove an SUV into a San Fernando Valley storm channel has died.

June 19, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A 14-year-old girl who drove an SUV into a San Fernando Valley storm channel has died.

Los Angeles police confirmed Saturday that Lindsey Woodward was taken off life support on Thursday.

She lost control of an SUV after a youth event at Sunland Neighborhood Evangelical Church on Tuesday night.

The vehicle crashed through a chain-linked fence and plunged over 11 feet into the channel below.

The girl's 18-year-old passenger was treated for minor injuries.


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