Qimonni Myers Killed, Layshaun Johnson, Andreuss Brown, Booker Beck, Zoey Hughs Injured in Crash on Highway 99 Near Faith Home Road
Car Hits Concrete Pillar in Fatal Ceres Accident
Ceres, CA (January 22, 2020) – One man was killed and four others were injured in a high-speed crash in Ceres. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of January 20 on Highway 99.
A Honda was traveling at speeds exceeding 80 mph on southbound Highway 99, near Faith Home Road, when the driver lost control. He hit a concrete pillar, causing the Honda to split in two. The driver, Modesto resident Qimonni Myers, 20, was taken to a local hospital, where he later died.
The front-seat passenger, Newman resident Layshaun Johnson, 20, was hospitalized with major injuries. The three rear passengers were not wearing seat belts. Andreuss Brown, 19, of Salida, and Booker Beck, 19, of Modesto, were also taken to local hospitals with major injuries. They suffered injuries such as lacerations, fractures and punctured lungs. Zoey Hughs, 15, of Modesto, suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Qimonni Myers.