Gustine, California (October 2, 2019) – One person was killed in a car accident on Wednesday morning in Gustine, Merced County.
According to a local news source, the accident happened on Highway 140 at Old Santa Fe Grade at about 7:02 a.m.
A pickup truck and a second car are reported to have collided on the roadway for unknown reasons. The pickup truck reportedly crashed down the embankment while the second car caught fire.
One person was killed in the collision. The identity of the deceased was not immediately disclosed.
No further information was provided.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.