Their older daughter Obdulia Sanchez, 18, was driving her Buick Century on a California highway with Jacqueline and a 14-year-old friend in the backseat.
Obdulia Sanchez apparently was live-streaming on Instagram in the moments leading up to the crash. Shortly afterwards, the body of Obdulia's sister, Jacqueline, can be seen thrown across the floor and another girl in the vehicle waving for help as Obdulia continues to talk to the camera.
"I know I'm going to jail for life", Sanchez can be heard saying over the body of her sister. A video before the crash showed her singing and dancing along with music as she drove while the two passengers were not wearing seat belts.
"I don't know how to feel. If you don't survive, I am so f--ing sorry". I don't f**king care at all. In a matter of a few seconds, she lost control and her auto crashed through a fence and tossed into a grassy field along the highway. What I think is she knows she's done something wrong.
She said: 'I killed my sister, but I don't care.
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Obdulia Sanchez is detained at the prison, John Latoracca of the county of Merced, who is suspected of driving impaired causing death.
"I think she don't know what's happened", Nicandro Sanchez told KFSN-TV.
"Authorities say Obdulia Sanchez, 18, was driving the auto Friday when it veered onto the shoulder of a road about 75 miles (120.7 kilometers) northwest of Fresno". Although Obdulia spoke in the moments after the crash to anyone who was watching- she is now refusing to speak to CHP investigators. I know I'm going to jail for life!
They say the casualty, Jacqueline, should commend her Quinceanera (fifteenth birthday celebration) on Sunday.
'At first we would not like to trust it was genuine, ' she said.
Mary Hernandez, the woman who originally reposted the Obdulia Sanchez video stream, sending it viral, shared a GoFundMe page established for the family's funeral expenses and wrote on Facebook, "You all have seen the video, let's help her family lay her to rest!"