Three-Vehicle Crash near Waring Road Left Denair Man Dead

HUGHSON, CA (September 13, 2022) – Thursday afternoon, one person died and Monica Acevedo was injured after a collision on Whitemore Avenue.

The deadly crash occurred around 3:31 p.m., just east of Waring Road.

According to the California Highway Patrol, an eastbound 2014 Nissan on Whitmore drifted into the westbound lane and directly into the path of a 2006 Ford, driven by 47-year-old Avelino Araiza. The Nissan spun out directly behind the Ford and into the path of a Toyota driven by 47-year-old Acevedo of Hughson.

Emergency crews arrived at the site of the accident shortly after and declared the Nissan driver dead at the scene. He has been identified as a 21-year-old man from Denair.

Meanwhile, paramedics transported Acevedo to Doctors Medical Center for major injuries. Araiza did not sustain any injuries.

Those with further information regarding the Whitmore Avenue multi-car collision are encouraged to contact Hughson Officials as soon as possible.

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 the victim.

When involved in a serious car accident, reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet James. With their extensive experience in the legal field, they know what it takes to win your case. Their attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with a variety of cases including personal injury and wrongful death. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. For your convenience, they are also available through email, text message, and online chat 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. To request a police report, click here.

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.