ORANGEVALE (CBS13) — Authorities have now identified the person killed in a major crash in front of the Orangevale Community Center Tuesday night.
California Highway Patrol said the collision happened just before 9:30 p.m. along Hazel Avenue. Two vehicles were involved and power lines were also brought down in the crash.READ MORE: HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra Pledges To Protect Access To Reproductive Health Care
One person was killed in the crash. He has since been identified by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office as 26-year-old Orangevale resident Joseph Angel Mendoza.READ MORE: Airbnb Permanently Bans Parties At Its Rental Locations
Investigators said a second individual suffered minor injuries.MORE NEWS: FDA Advisers To Consider Whether Omicron-Specific COVID Vaccines Are Needed
Exactly what led up to the crash is still unclear.