Sgt. Cesar Fuentes Killed in Crash on Mathews Road
Corrections Officer Hit by Pickup Truck in Fatal French Camp Accident
French Camp, CA (January 12, 2020) – A corrections officer was killed in a crash in French Camp. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of January 12 on Mathews Road.
Sgt. Cesar Fuentes, 32, a corrections officer with the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office, was riding a Kawasaki motorcycle on Mathews Road. A 60-year-old man driving a pickup truck was on the shoulder when he made a U-turn in front of Fuentes.
The motorcycle and pickup truck collided. Fuentes was ejected from the motorcycle. He was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. The pickup driver was not injured.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.