2 Killed, 5 Injured in Wrong-Way Collision near McCombs Avenue

WASCO, CA (October 19, 2022) – Early Monday morning, Alfredo Caal and Hugo Tiul were killed in a head-on crash on Corcoran Road.

The collision occurred around 6:40 a.m., about five miles north of McCombs Avenue.

According to reports, the driver of a black Infiniti crossed into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a silver Kia Spectra.

Responding medical personnel located five people suffering from injuries. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, two occupants from inside the Kia were pronounced dead at the scene.

The Kern County Coroner’s office later identified the deceased victims as 25-year-old Alfredo Caal and Hugo Tiul from Los Hills.

At this time, further circumstances surrounding the crash remain unclear. Both directions of the roadway were temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.

No further details have been released to the public; however, Wasco Officials will provide more information once available.

Sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Alfredo Caal and Hugo Tiul. Thoughts are with them during this very difficult time.

Losing a loved one in a car accident can have devastating effects on the emotional and financial well-being of those left behind. Let the wrongful death attorneys at Sweet James help you during this trying time. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. All of the attorneys at Sweet James strongly believe each client’s case is unique and deserves full individual attention. They will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. They are available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. For more accident news, click here.

Advertising disclosure: We may receive compensation for some of the links in our stories. Thank you for supporting LA Weekly and our advertisers.