Hugo Hernandez Killed in Orange Cove Car Crash Thursday Afternoon


Hugo Hernandez Killed in Orange Cove Car Accident at Jacobs and Manning Avenues

Hugo Hernandez Killed in Orange Cove Car Accident at Jacobs and Manning Avenues

Orange Cove, California – The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal Orange Cove car collision that led to the death of Hugo Hernandez, 18, of Reedley on Thursday afternoon.

The crash happened in the area of Jacobs and Manning avenues south of Orange Cove at around 5 p.m., August 6, CHP said.

According to the report, a vehicle traveling south on Jacobs Avenue failed to stop for a stop sign at the intersection and collided with a vehicle heading west on Manning Avenue.

The impact sent both vehicles into the shoulder of the roadway, where they crashed into a telephone pole and caught fire.

Hernandez was one of the drivers and was killed in the crash. 

The other driver was hospitalized with unspecified injuries.

Further details about the collision were not available.

CHP is investigating to determine the cause of the crash.

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