1 Killed, Gerardo Jayme Injured in Car Accident at Avenue 15 and Santa Fe Drive in Madera
Madera, California (May 17, 2019) – A man was killed in a head-on collision in Madera on Thursday night, May 16.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the fatal car accident occurred at about 5:30 p.m. in the area of Avenue 15 and Santa Fe Drive.
The authorities said 20-year-old Gerardo Jayme of Madera was traveling westbound on Avenue 15 when he veered into opposite lanes and collided head-on with van operated by a Groveland man.
The unidentified van driver was killed in the accident.
Jayme was injured in the crash and was taken to Community Regional Medical Center for treatment.
No other information was provided.
An investigation to determine the cause of the accident is underway.
We offer our heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased. We wish them peace and comfort during this period of grief.
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