EL MONTE, California — Juan Pacheco, 21, of Pico Rivera was killed and two others suffered major injuries Friday after their vehicle collided with a truck on N. Durfee Avenue.
The fatal accident was reported by On Scene TV on February 24.
Officials affirmed the head-on collision involved a black sedan and a big rig.
When paramedics arrived at the scene, they located the sedan driver unconscious. He was then pronounced deceased at the scene following administering CPR on the victim.
The Los Angeles Fire Department reported a female sedan passenger was extricated then rushed to a local hospital’s trauma center.
Meanwhile, the big rig driver was also hospitalized and reported to have been in a stable condition.
The crash occurred on a two-lane street in front of the Schneider trucking yard, between Rosemead Boulevard and Santa Anita Avenue.
The California Highway Patrol group is investigating the fatal crash.
The family of the young man who died has established a Go Fund Me page to help raise money for his funeral.
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