Driver Killed in Hesperia Head-On Crash Identified
HESPERIA, CA (February 2, 2021) – A man who died in a head-on accident in Hesperia was identified as 31-year-old Baykomious Elmagarisy.
The accident happened earlier this month on January 4 at 10:38 a.m. on Mariposa Road, just south of Sycamore Street.
Authorities said Elmagarisy, a resident of High Desert, was driving a Subaru Impreza north on Mariposa Road passing vehicles at a high rate of speed. He attempted to pass another northbound vehicle by crossing into the southbound lanes. He then collided head-on with a Toyota Tacoma that was traveling south on Mariposa Road.
As a result of the collision, Elmagarisy sustained severe injuries. Arriving paramedics performed life-saving measures, but he died at the scene.
The 88-year-old male driver of the Tacoma suffered major injuries and was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center.
The accident remains under investigation.
We send our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Baykomious Elmagarisy.
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