Vehicle Collision on Highway 62 Left One Fatality

NEEDLES, CA (July 1, 2022) – A traffic crash on US Highway 95 South claimed the life of 35-year-old Jaime Renteria Tuesday night.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened around 9:53 p.m., near Highway 62.

Furthermore, the investigators said a white Volkswagen sedan collided head-on with a white tow-truck for unknown reasons. Eventually, first responders declared Jaime Renteria of Calipatria dead at the scene.

No further details regarding the crash are public at this time; however, more information will be provided once made available.

At this time, Needles authorities are investigating the US Highway 95 South crash.


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