1 Killed, 1 Injured in Head-on Crash on Cecil Avenue
Alcohol, Cell Phone Use Causes of Fatal Delano Accident
Delano, CA (August 29, 2019) – Alcohol and cell phone use led to a crash in Delano that killed one person and injured another. The fatal accident occurred on August 29 on Cecil Avenue.
The driver of a car was drinking alcohol and using Snapchat while driving. His vehicle veered into the path of a pickup truck on Cecil Avenue, near Reed Road. The two vehicles collided head-on. The driver, an 18-year-old man, died at the accident scene. His cell phone was found on his lap.
His passenger, also 18, was injured and airlifted to a local hospital. The driver of the pickup was not injured. Beer cans were found at the accident scene.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.
Nadrich & Cohen is an active donor and supporter of several local MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) chapters throughout California.