East Betteravia Road Crash left One 44-Year-Old Man Dead, Two Injured

SANTA MARIA, CA (May 5,2022) Authorities identified 44-year-old Alberto Gonzalez as the deceased victim of a two-car crash on Philbric Road.

According to the police, the crash happened around 6:35 a.m. on May 2nd near E. Betteravia Road and Philbric Road.

Investigators identified the incident as a two-vehicle crash that involved a Honda Civic and a semi-truck.

Furthermore, emergency crews located 44-year-old Gonzalez and pronounced him dead at the scene due to the extent of his injuries.

In addition, authorities also said the semi-truck driver, Fidel Gomes Reyes (64), and the Honda driver, Domingo Perez Lopez (32), sustained non-life threatening injuries.

Moreover, Santa Maria Officials are working to identify the circumstances surrounding the crash, an active investigation is currently underway.


No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Alberto Gonzalez.


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