Female Passenger Dead after Two-Vehicle Collision near Dinosaur Point Road
MERCED, CA (September 21, 2022) – Sunday night, Hector Perez Lazaro was injured in a fatal rear-end crash on Highway 152.
Police responded to the scene near Dinosaur Point Road after receiving multiple dispatch calls in the area.
Per reports, Lazaro was driving a 2020 Kia Optima east on the highway when he was rear-ended by a 2007 Lexus GS350. Upon impact, the Kia was pushed off the road and down an embankment.
Medics arrived and treated 49-year-old Hector Perez Lazaro, of Castaic for serious injuries. Meanwhile, crews pronounced his female passenger dead at the scene.
Moreover, the driver of the Lexus was no where to be found.
Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. Once available, further details will be provided.
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