Man Killed in Crash on Valley Center Road
Truck Loses Control in Fatal Valley Center Accident
Valley Center, CA (March 31, 2019) – A man was killed while trying to overtake another vehicle in Valley Center. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of March 31 on Valley Center Road.
A 52-year-old Escondido man was driving a Chevrolet Silverado south on Valley Center Road when he overtook a Ford Fusion. The Chevrolet struck the Ford, causing the Chevrolet driver to lose control. The Chevrolet veered to the right, hit a wood fence, went down an embankment and hit another fence.
The man died at the accident scene. The 17-year-old driver of the Ford and her 16-year-old passenger were not injured in the crash.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.