Auto Collision on Interstate 40 Claims Life of 69-Year-Old Man

DAGGETT, CA (September 29, 2022) – Friday afternoon, a car crash on Interstate 40 claimed the life of Mexican singer Lupe Tijerina Martinez.

The incident happened on September 23rd, at around 4:27 a.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate 40.

According to reports, Martinez was driving along the road when he, for reasons currently unknown, lost control of his vehicle. As a result, he became involved in a traffic collision. The impact of the crash left Martinez with serious injuries.

Emergency crews arrived at the site of the accident shortly after. There, medics pronounced 69-year-old Lupe Tijerina Martinez of Victorville dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, officials closed down parts of Interstate 40 that surrounded the collision for cleanup and preliminary duties.

No words can express the sorrow felt during this delicate moment. During this time, the team at Sweet James would like to offer their heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of Lupe Tijerina Martinez. May you find comfort and strength through the memories of your loved one.

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