Zenon Sanchez Cruz Killed in Car Crash on Salinas Road
LOCATION: Pajaro, Monterey County
DATE OF COLLISION: Thursday, October 11th
October 13, 2018 – A deadly car crash occurred Thursday evening on Salinas Road, according to KION News Channel.
Preliminary investigation revealed 23-year-old Zenon Sanchez Cruz was driving a Mitsubishi Galant northbound on Salinas around 7 p.m. For reasons still under investigation, Cruz lost control of the vehicle, then veered onto the grassy center divide and plowed into a southbound Dodge Journey.
The collision resulted in fatal trauma to Cruz, who was sadly pronounced dead at the location.
2 Injured in Car Accident Thursday in Pajaro
Authorities added a passenger in the Mitsubishi, and the driver of the Dodge suffered injuries as a result of the wreck. Paramedics said the passenger was rushed to a hospital, where he was listed in critical condition. While the Dodge driver had moderate injuries.
The identities of the injured parties have not been disclosed thus far.
At this time, the investigators handling the case continue to work to determine what exactly caused the collision.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, and our prayers to all the parties involved and their families in this difficult time.