GUSTINE, CA (April 22, 2020) – One person was killed and 23-year-old Lisa Chavez was injured in a collision on Highway 33 near Sullivan Road.
California Highway Patrol received reports of the crash and responded just before 4:30 p.m. Chavez was driving north in a 1996 Acura Integra on Highway 33 when she attempted to turn left onto Sullivan Road and turned directly into a 2007 Nissan Sentra driving south on Highway 33.
The Nissan, driven by 25-year-old Luis Cruz, struck the passenger side of the Acura, killing the 26-year-old male passenger sitting there.
Chavez was transported to the hospital with undisclosed injuries. Cruz was not injured.
According to CHP, drugs or alcohol do not appear to be factors in the deadly crash.