Aguanga, CA (August 17, 2020) – A car accident on Highway 79 left one person dead and several more injured on the afternoon of Sunday, August 16th.

As noted in the California Highway Patrol dispatch log, local law enforcement officers were notified of the deadly two-car crash at about 3:20 p.m.

The incident report stated that, for reasons that have yet to be determined, a Dodge Challenger and a Subaru collided head-first with one another on Highway 79, slightly west of Dugan Drive.

One of the vehicles involved in the crash caught fire in the middle of the roadway following the crash. The other car is reported to have gone off the side of the road.

Officials from the local fire and rescue squad along with local emergency medical personnel reported to the site of the collision. On their arrival, they verified that one victim had been killed as a result of the accident.

Three additional victims sustained varying degrees of injury during the crash. Medical personnel attending the crash scene transported one victim to a local medical facility with injuries that were classified as critical. The second victim sustained injuries that were classified as moderate and the third suffered only minor injuries. 

The identities of the dead and wounded parties remain undisclosed.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Fatal Car Accidents in Aguanga

Aguanga, CA - One Dead and Three Injured in Hwy 79 Wreck

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