Fatal Head-On Crash on San Francisquito Canyon Road near Fire Camp in Santa Clarita
SANTA CLARITA, CA (February 17, 2022) – Police confirmed that one person died in a head-on crash on San Francisquito Canyon Road on February 13.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened near Fire Camp at approximately 8:30 PM.
Based on a report, a 2015 Toyota Prius was driving in the northbound lane on San Francisquito prior to the crash. At the same time, a 2014 Honda CRV was traveling in the southbound lane, just north of the intersection. Subsequently, the Toyota struck the front-end of the Honda.
As a result, the driver of the Honda died in the incident. The Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office only identified him as a Moorpark resident in his 60s.
Paramedics airlifted his passenger, a 74-year-old Moorpark resident, to a nearby hospital with major injuries. The driver of the Toyota, a 54-year-old resident of Lancaster, had moderate injuries.
At this point, an investigation is still ongoing. In addition, officers ask anyone with information regarding this incident to contact the CHP Newhall Area Office at (661) 600-1600.
We would like to express our deepest condolences to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
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