1 Dead, 5 Injured in Crash on Highway 152 in Chowchilla
CHOWCHILLA, Calif. (May 28, 2019) — Five young men injured in a Memorial Day crash with another driver on Highway 152 in Chowchilla have been identified as Moua Yang, 31, Frandis Thou, 25, Xyoob Quinn Chang, 24, Anon Kevin Khaosaat, 26, and Cheng Xiong, 24.
The men, who are all from Fresno, were transported by ambulances to Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno where they were treated for moderate injuries.
Meanwhile, the driver who crashed into their 2016 Honda, died in the crash. He was identified as Servando Aguilar Lopez, 22, of Madera, according to the Madera County Sheriff’s Office.
The collision was reported at 1:50 p.m. on Monday afternoon. Lopez was reportedly driving a 2017 Honda westbound on Highway 152, near Road 13 when for unknown reasons he allegedly entered the left-hand turn lane and turned into the path of the eastbound 2016 Honda carrying the five Fresno men.
The crash caused one of the vehicles to become engulfed in flames. Police and paramedics responded, but they were unable to save Lopez. The five men in the 2016 Honda were taken by ambulances to Community Regional Medical Center.
Police do not suspect drugs and or alcohol were factors in the crash at this time.
The Madera CHP Public Information Officer Gregorio Rodriguez may be reached at 559-675-1025.
Johnson Attorneys Group does not represent any of the parties mentioned above, nor is it our intent to represent any of the parties. If you would like to contribute to this story, please contact us.
- Chula Vista Motorcycle Crash Interstate 5 Freeway at J Street - April 13, 2021
- Fatal Stanislaus County Car Accident Washington Road, Taylor Road - April 12, 2021
- Greenhorn, California Crash Highway 70 Near Lee Summit - April 12, 2021