Search-and-Rescue Team Member Jeff Dye Hit, Killed on 5 Freeway
Rain Causes Fatal Accident in Gorman
Gorman, CA (February 2, 2019) – A winter storm caused a car to go out of control and kill a search-and-rescue team member in Gorman. The fatal accident occurred on the morning of February 2 on the 5 Freeway.
Ten people were involved in the crash, which happened on the northbound 5 Freeway at Vista Del Lago Road. Search-and-rescue team member Jeff Dye was responding to a car crash when he was hit and killed by an out-of-control vehicle. Three other search-and-rescue team members were injured in the crash. Two are still in critical condition. Seven other people were involved, but the extent of their injuries is unknown.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Jeff Dye.