Denise Gomez




Age: 18


Summary: student at Amino Inglewood Charter High School in Inglewood, California who was among one of 10 known fatalities involved in a fiery motor-vehicle accident when a charter bus carrying about 44 high school students, three chaperones and the driver from Los Angeles, Calif. on their way for a college tour to visit Humboldt State University collided head-on with a FedEx truck that had reportedly crossed a grassy median strip of traffic lanes and slammed into the bus along a sleepy stretch of the northbound Interstate 5 highway near the Northern California town of Orland and burst into flames, in which the accident was under investigation by federal, state and local authorities, but the National Transportation Safety Board announced that there was no evidence that the FedEx truck was on fire prior to the collision that have contradicted eyewitness reports.



Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a bus accident


Born: August 17, 1995


Died: April 10, 2014


Location: Orland, California