2 Killed and 2 Injured in Hemet Car Crash at Whittier Avenue and Buena Vista Street
Hemet, California (November 25, 2017) – Nicolas Macias, 22, and Margaret Avina, 33, both residents of Hemet, were killed in a traffic accident on Thursday, November 23.
According to a local news source, the fatal two-vehicle collision occurred shortly before 2:00 a.m. at the intersection of Whittier Avenue and Buena Vista Street.
Officials say Macias was driving his Volkswagen at a high rate of speed when he ran a stop sign and crashed into a Dodge truck.
The impact of the collision sent both vehicles off the roadway. The Volkswagen crashed into a tree while the Dodge came to rest after crashing into a fence.
Macias and his passenger, Avina, sustained fatal injuries and were pronounced dead at the scene.
Both the driver and a passenger in the Dodge sustained serious injuries and were taken to a local hospital for treatment.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.
We offer our heartfelt sympathies to the families and friends of Nicolas Macias and Margaret Avina. We wish them peace and comfort during this period of grief.
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