70-Year-Old Man Killed in Solo-Car Accident near Wild Wash Road

APPLE VALLEY, CA (May 12, 2022) – Sunday morning, Lucio Parada-Becerra died, and another was airlifted after a rollover crash on 15 Freeway.

The fatal collision occurred around 7:00 a.m., near Wild Wash Road. For reasons unknown, the 74-year-old driver of a white Toyota Tundra lost control of the vehicle.

As a result, the Toyota overturned several times before coming to a stop in the nearby desert.

Paramedics responded to the scene and airlifted the driver to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center with critical injuries. Meanwhile, the driver’s passenger, 70-year-old Parada-Becerra, died at the scene.

In addition, an unidentified 35-year-old passenger remained uninjured.

At this time, no further details about the fatal rollover crash are currently available. However, an active investigation is underway.

Authorities urge anyone with information to contact Officer G Campos at 760-241-1186.


Sweet James sends out their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of Lucio Parada-Becerra. May you find comfort and strength during this time.


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