Virgil Santos, 64, Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash at East and Marigold Avenues
DATE OF COLLISION: Saturday, April 13th
April 15, 2019 – The elderly man killed in a traffic collision over the weekend at the intersection of East and Marigold avenues has been identified as 64-year-old Virgil Santos, of Chico.
According to Enterprise Record, Santos was occupying one of the three vehicles that collided in the Chico crossing Saturday afternoon.
1 Killed, 2 Injured After Car Accident in Chico
Emergency teams arrived at the scene shortly after 5:50 p.m. and immediately checked on the conditions of all parties involved. Per article, three people, including Santos, were taken to hospitals following the crash.
Authorities said the elderly man later succumbed to his injuries sustained in the collision.
The identity of the deceased, and the other patients have not been disclosed thus far.
Car Crash in Chico Saturday, April 13
Meanwhile, investigation revealed one involved car was apparently speeding east on East Avenue prior to the wreck.
Liability in the deadly accident is still being determined.
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