Suspected DUI Crash on Finney Road, One Killed and Two Injured

MODESTO, CA (August 2, 2022) – Wednesday night, Isaiah Martinez was killed in a suspected DUI crash on Finney Road.

The incident happened on July 20th, at around 11:00 p.m., when officers were dispatched after a speeding Chevrolet Suburban

According to California Highway Patrol, the driver of the Suburban was swerving on the road and eventually lost control. The vehicle crashed into a fence, and continued into an orchard, striking multiple trees before coming to a rest on its left side.

The occupants of the SUV were severely injured and were rushed to Memorial Medical Center for treatment. Martinez was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. He was pronounced dead at the hospital due to the extent of his injuries.

Meanwhile, the names of the other involved persons are not available yet, pending notification of next of kin. Alcohol was believed to be the factor in the crash.


No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The team at Sweet James sends their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Isaiah Martinez. May you find strength and comfort in the difficult days ahead.


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