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Novato driver, 16, identified as driver in Highway 101 rollover crash

A driver of a convertible Ford Mustang who flipped the car during a Highway 101 crash in Petaluma was a Novato teen, the CHP reported.

Margaret Burmingham, 16, had minor injuries after Monday's 12:45 p.m. crash, according to the CHP.

Burmingham, whose age was initially reported as 17 by the CHP, was driving south on the highway near Petaluma Boulevard South when she came upon slowed traffic.

She swerved and hit an embankment, rolling the Mustang.

The car landed on its roof in a highway lane. Petaluma firefighters got her out by popping the door off.

During the crash the Mustang also clipped a Toyota Prius, driven by Katherine Crank, 61, of Santa Rosa.


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