36-Year-Old Luis Nicholas Killed in Deadly Car Crash at Grapefruit Boulevard

COACHELLA, CA (October 4, 2021) Luis Nicholas, 36, of Mecca lost his life Thursday morning following a deadly car crash at Grapefruit Boulevard.

The crash happened around 7:59 a.m. Thursday, September 23 on Grapefruit Boulevard, near Avenue 52.

According to the reports, two vehicles collided for unknown reasons on Grapefruit Boulevard.

Responding officers arrived and located one person dead at the scene. Authorities later identified the deceased victim as 36-year-old Luis Nicholas from Mecca.

Meanwhile, paramedics transported one other person, with minor injuries, to a local hospital for treatment.

At this time, it is unknown whether the crash was caused by speed, drugs, or alcohol.

However, an active investigation is currently underway.


Sweet James would like to send their sincere condolences to the loved ones of Luis Nicholas. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.


Losing a loved one in an accident can have devastating effects on the emotional and financial well-being of those left behind. Let the wrongful death attorneys at Sweet James help you during this trying time. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. All of them at Sweet James strongly believe each client’s case is unique and deserves full individual attention. They will fight to achieve the justice and compensation that you and your family deserve. Call them today at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. They are available 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.

Advertising disclosure: We may receive compensation for some of the links in our stories. Thank you for supporting LA Weekly and our advertisers.

LA Weekly