Fresno Head-On Accident on Highway 180 Kills 19-Year-Old Jose Gomez

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Jose Gomez Fatal Fresno Truck Collision on Highway 180 Monday Afternoon

Jose Gomez Killed

Fresno Head-On Accident on Highway 180 Kills 19-Year-Old Jose Gomez

Fresno, California (January 14, 2021) – The Fresno County Coroner’s Office has identified the Coalinga male victim who died after two vehicles crashed on a highway in Fresno, Monday afternoon, as 19-year-old Jose Castellanos Gomez.

Police responded to the deadly head-on crash site in the afternoon hours on Highway 180 at Blythe Avenue.

The accident happened when a Volkswagen driven by Gomez, on the roadway, lost control and swerved into the opposite lane for reasons still under investigation. The Volkswagen then crashed head-on with a big rig.

Gomez was declared dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, the operator of the big rig was not injured following the mishap.

Intoxication was not believed to be a factor in the wreck.

An investigation into the accident is underway.

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Vincent Kip is an experienced news writer and editor. He specializes in reporting traffic collisions that happen in Los Angeles and the entire State of California. He has written for a number of personal injury law firms in CA, including Pacific Attorney Group.