1 Killed, 2 Injured in Head-on Crash on Highway 108 Near Lancaster Road
Pickup Truck, SUV Involved in Fatal Oakdale Accident
Oakdale, CA (November 17, 2019) – A man was killed and two others were injured in a head-on crash in Oakdale. The fatal accident occurred on the morning of November 17 on Highway 108.
The crash happened on Highway 108, near Lancaster Road. A Toyota pickup truck driven by a 57-year-old man from Modesto with a 35-year-old female passenger, was heading west. A Nissan Rogue SUV was heading east. It was driven by Hector Ramos Jose, 83, of Oakdale. He crossed the solid center lines on a curve and hit the Toyota head-on.
The driver of the pickup truck died in the crash. His passenger suffered head trauma and was airlifted to a local hospital. Jose suffered chest pain and other major injuries. He was taken to the same hospital.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.