Man Killed in Crash on East Mission Road
2 Vehicles Collide Head-on in Fatal Fallbrook Accident
Fallbrook, CA (August 24, 2020) – A man was killed in a head-on crash in Fallbrook. The fatal accident occurred on the afternoon of August 24 on East Mission Road.
A 55-year-old man from Fallbrook was driving a Toyota Tacoma truck on East Mission Road, near Live Oak Park Road. As he approached a westbound Ford Mustang, the Ford crossed the double yellow lines and the two vehicles collided head-on.
The driver of the Ford, a 47-year-old Fallbrook woman, was trapped and had to be rescued with the Jaws of Life. The driver of the Toyota also had to be freed. He was airlifted to a local hospital, where he later died.
The woman was arrested for DUI and then taken to a local hospital for medical treatment.
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.