Man Killed, Woman Injured in Imperial County Car Crash on State Route 98 near Holdridge Road
Imperial County, California (May 4, 2021) – An elderly man was killed in a head-on collision in Imperial County on Monday morning.
The accident happened just before noon on State Route 98 near Holdridge Road, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A Campo man was driving a Lincoln eastbound when he veered into westbound lanes and collided head-on with a Pontiac driven by an 84-year-old Calexico man.
The Calexico man was killed in the crash. His name was not disclosed.
The Lincoln man suffered minor injuries and declined transport to the hospital.
A female passenger in the Pontiac sustained major injuries and was flown to Desert Regional Medical Center.
Additional information about the crash was not provided.
The CHP is investigating the cause of the accident.