In accordance with the sheriff’s workplace, a 44-year-old man driving a Nissan Altima southbound at 12399 Jones Street made an unprotected left flip from a flashing yellow sign in entrance of the deputy.
The deputy was driving northbound on Jones Street when the 2 crashed, almost head-on. The deputy’s patrol unit then hit a utility pole.
The motive force of the Nissan went into cardiac arrest on the scene, however first responders carried out CPR and had been in a position to carry him again.
The motive force was taken to the hospital in crucial situation.
In an replace on Twitter, Sheriff Ed Gonzalez stated the person died on the hospital.
“Our condolences exit to his household,” the sheriff stated.
Replace #3 for crash scene on Jones: based mostly on preliminary data, it seems the driving force of a Nissan Altima, made an unprotected left flip from a flashing yellow sign. The deputy was touring n/b on Jones when the 2 collided. The motive force of the Altima is suspected of being 1/2 https://t.co/N1VBF0Gr8h
— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) April 6, 2022
The deputy was additionally taken to the hospital, however has since been launched.
Gonzalez stated the driving force who died was suspected of being intoxicated.
The crash is beneath investigation.
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