Two Dead after Fatal DUI Rollover Accident near Pepper Avenue

COLTON, CA (February 10, 2022) – Saturday morning, Jose Carranza and Milagro Nieto-Campos were killed in a DUI crash on 10 Freeway.

The accident happened around 2:00 a.m., on February 5. Emergency crews responded to the scene near Pepper Avenue, shortly after.

According to the police, a suspected DUI driver struck a Nissan Sentra on the westbound 10 Freeway shoulder. Consequently, the impact caused the Nissan to overturn and travel down a nearby embankment.

Authorities later identified the deceased victims as 54-year-old Carranza and 59-year-old Nieto-Campos of Pacoima. They were both inside of the Nissan at the time.

The family of Carranza made a GoFundMe page to help with funeral expenses. At this time, Colton Officials are still investigating the fatal collision.

Once available, further details will be provided.


No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The team at Sweet James offers their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Jose Carranza and Milagro Nieto-Campos.


It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a DUI car accident. Reach out to the wrongful death lawyers at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of a death of a loved one, but they can help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. Click here to request a police report.

For more accident news, click here.

LA Weekly