Fatal Head-On Crash Occurs on Santa Fe Avenue in Denair
DENAIR, CA (September 20, 2021) – Police confirmed that one person died in a head-on crash on Santa Fe Avenue on September 16.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened near Monte Vista Avenue around 6:30 AM.
Based on an initial report, a Subaru SUV was traveling north on Santa Fe when it tried to pass a vehicle in front of it. Subsequently, the Subaru collided head-on with a Toyota sedan that was traveling south on the road. Then, the force pushed the Toyota backward, causing a Nissan SUV to rear-end it.
As a result, the driver of the Subaru sustained severe injuries in the incident. Paramedics transported him to Emanuel Medical Center, where he died. Officials only identified him as a 63-year-old Modesto man.
The driver of the Toyota suffered major leg injuries and was taken to the Doctors Medical Center. The driver of the Nissan, a 48-year-old Modesto resident, was not hurt in the crash.
At this point, officials don’t know yet if drugs or alcohol were factors in the collision. Also, an investigation is ongoing.
We would like to express our caring thoughts and deepest condolences to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
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