2 Killed and 1 Injured in Manteca 2-Car Crash on Union Road near Lathrop Road
Manteca, California (December 11, 2017) – At least two people were killed in head-on collision in Manteca on Saturday, December 9.
The fatal two-vehicle collision was reported shortly before 2:52 p.m. in the 13551 block of South Union Road near Lathrop Road.
According to a report by the CHP, a 2011 Hyundai was traveling on Union Road at a high rate of speed when the motorist lost control and veered into the opposite lanes and collided head-on with an oncoming 2004 Toyota.
The impact of the crash ejected both the driver of the Hyundai and a passenger. The two sustained fatal injuries and were pronounced dead at the scene.
The identities of the victims were withheld.
The driver of the Toyota was hospitalized with major injuries.
An investigation to establish the cause of the accident is ongoing.
We offer our heartfelt sympathies to the families and friends of the deceased. We wish them peace and comfort during this period of grief.
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