Amberae L. Sweowa Death – Cause of Death : 28-year-old Amberae L Sweowa, of Wapato, Washington has died following injuries sustained when her car struck a guardrail after she fell asleep while behind the wheel. The incident happened on Wednesday, November 25, 2021, around 9:30 a.m. at the intersection of Stephenson Road and Evans Road in Yakima County, Washington.
According to officials, the incident happened in White Swan when Sweowa who was driving her 2009 Ford Focus northbound on Stephenson Road, on nearing the intersection with Evans Road slept off. The car then went off the west side of the roadway and struck the end of a metal guardrail that pierced her windshield and tore the roof off her vehicle.
On arrival, responding officers found Sweowa already dead in the driver’s seat of the car. She was the only occupant of the car. She was also wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.
Investigation into the cause of the crash is still ongoing.
Amberae L. Sweowa obituary will be released by her family.