Two Men Dead after Big-Rig Collision near Gun Club Road

BUTTONWILLOW, CA (October 17, 2022)Damian Eden Orpineda Villanueva and Alejandro Orpineda Olivas died in an accident on Highway 46.

The incident happened on October 5th, just east of Gun Club Road.

According to reports, the events leading up to the collision remain unclear. However, officers say they located a Toyota stuck underneath two semi-trucks in the area.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced 23-year-old Villanueva and 21-year-old Olivas dead at the scene.

Both directions of the roadway were temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.

No further information was provided; however, an active investigation into the fatal semi-truck collision on Highway 46 is currently underway.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the families and friends of Damian Eden Orpineda Villanueva and Alejandro Orpineda Olivas.

The sudden loss of a loved one is an extremely difficult time for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that legal decisions have to be made. They are here to provide you with unmatched legal representation during this trying time. They will fight to hold the responsible party accountable and help you receive compensation to pay for the high costs of a medical, funeral, and legal expenses. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435. Need help after hours? Reach out to them by online chat, email, or text message. If you are a family member of any of the victims involved in this accident, they may be able to help you obtain the police report. For more accident news, click here.

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