One Dead, One Arrested after Traffic Accident near Spreckles Boulevard
SALINAS, CA (August 19, 2022) – Saturday, a DUI crash on Highway 68 claimed the life of Wsvaldo Perez Vazquez, Daniel John Wetle arrested.
The accident occurred on August 13th, at around 6:10 p.m., along Highway 68, near Spreckles Boulevard.
According to initial reports, a Toyota Camry was struck by a black BMW for reasons unknown, causing a third car to also crash into the wreckage.
Due to the impact of the collision, Vazquez sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. Additionally, one other occupant of the Camry was hospitalized for treatment of serious injuries.
Meanwhile, officials arrested the BMW driver for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol. They were later identified as Daniel John Wetle.
Salinas Officials are still investigating the fatal crash on Highway 68 and urge anyone with information to reach out to local authorities.
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