Pasadena woman dies after driving into flooded roadway in Chino

From our counterparts at the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin:

CHINO — A 67-year-old woman died after her car became submerged on a flooded street in south Chino Saturday night.
Pasadena resident Joan Ja Oden drove her car around 8:35 p.m. past the barriers on Euclid Avenue near Route 71, according to written statement from the San Bernardino County Coroner’s Office. Euclid was closed because of flooding.
Oden’s car was submerged, according to the release. She was taken to Chino Valley Medical Center after bystanders got her out of her car.
She died from her injuries at 4:20 a.m., according to the release.
The California Highway Patrol is investigating the incident. Coroner’s investigators will conduct an autopsy later this week to determine the exact cause of death.

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