Crash on Page Boulevard


first responders at the scene of the crash

mahkayla perrin, staff writer

On November 13, 2018 there was a crash on Page Boulevard in Springfield which took the life of Evangelize Rodriguez (the driver’s daughter) and Aida Hernandez, who was a close friend of the driver. According to authorities the car had crossed into the path of a tractor trailer which resulted in the right side of the car being crushed. The driver, Shanique Hernandez is facing charges of manslaughter and motor vehicle homicide by negligent operation in connection with her daughter’s death. The district attorney’s office said that Shanique’s daughter and another child were in the backseat and not secured into car seats which resulted in her being charged with reckless endangerment of a child.