Mattison Haywood

 

 

 

Age: 25

 

Summary: first-year student in the post-baccalaureate program at Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science in Los Angeles, 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: 1988

 

Died: April 10, 2014

 

Location: Orland, California