Woman kills herself and 3 children after driving her car off a cliff

40 year old, Noel Bankhead, has been found guilty of purposely killing herself and her children.

Bankhead drove her car off a cliff into a reservoir in June 2016, she killed herself as well as her 3 children.

Her children were 8, 11 and 13 years of age. They died from drowning as well as blunt force trauma.

Bankhead’s death was ruled as suicide and the childrens’ as homicide.

Investigator’s have said Bankhead positioned her car towards the cliff and accelerated.

No skid marks were found at the scene.

The distance from the cliff to water was between 50 and 70 feet.