Man Killed in Crash at Quince Street and Valley Parkway
Man Ejected in Rollover Accident in Escondido
Escondido, CA (March 3, 2019) – A man was killed in a rollover crash in Escondido. The fatal accident occurred on the morning of March 3 on Quince Street and Valley Parkway.
A 54-year-old Escondido man was driving a Toyota Tacoma pickup truck and heading south on Quince Street when he hit a Mercedes sedan at the Valley Parkway intersection. A 41-year-old Escondido woman was driving the Mercedes.
The Tacoma rolled several times due to the impact. The driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected. The Tacoma rolled on top and pinned him down on the road.
Bystanders removed the truck. The man was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. A woman in the Tacoma suffered minor injuries. She had to be removed from the truck by paramedics but was wearing a seatbelt. The Mercedes hit a retaining wall. The driver was not injured.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.