NUEVO: Cesar Zuniga, 18, Killed, Juvenile Injured in Solo Crash into Tree on Hansen Avenue
NUEVO, California (July 10, 2015) — Cesar Zuniga, 18, of Nuevo and a juvenile suffered minor injuries early Friday morning after a single-vehicle collision into a tree at the intersection of Hansen Avenue and Lakeview Avenue East, according to a press release by the Riverside County Fire Department.
The crash was reported at 12:13 a.m. when the driver apparently lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a tree on the side of the roadway. California Highway Patrol officers were at the scene and called for help from the Riverside County Fire Department. Paramedics rushed to the scene of the accident, but the adult died of their injuries without intervention. The youth declined an ambulance, but had minor injuries.
An investigation is underway into the circumstances that led to this fatal crash.
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