Teen Fatally Struck by Multiple Vehicles on Mercey Springs Road in Los Banos
LOS BANOS, CA (January 19, 2022) – Don Hathaway was killed in a pedestrian accident in Los Banos on Sunday night.
The fatal accident happened just before 6:30 p.m. on January 16 in the area of Mercey Springs Road and Willmott Road. According to Los Banos police, Hathaway was crossing one of the roads near the intersection when several vehicles struck him. Among the vehicles involved were a silver Hyundai Santa Fe and a white Toyota Tundra.
Responding paramedics attempted saving Hathaway, but he died at the scene. He was a 15-year-old Los Banos resident, accordign to the Merced County Sheriff Coroner’s Office.
Meanwhile, the drivers of the Hyundai and the Toyota cooperated with authorities.
Police said neither drugs nor alcohol appear to be a factor. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
We express our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Don Hathaway.
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