59-Year-Old Dies in Traffic Collision on Bird Road
TRACY, CA (May 16, 2022) – Monday afternoon, 59-year-old Maria Esquer died in a vehicle crash on 11th Street.
California Highway Patrol reported that emergency crews responded to the crash at 11th Street and Bird Road around 2:26 p.m.
Furthermore, reports say that a 70-year-old man from Lathrop was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe east on 11th Street approaching the intersection at Bird Road. Consequently, the driver failed to stop at a red light.
Meanwhile, a 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser heading south on Bird Road had entered the intersection at 11th Street under a green light.
Eventually, the Tahoe crashed into the passenger’s side of the PT Cruiser, killing Esquer sitting in the right-front passenger’s seat.
The 34-year-old Patterson woman driving the PT Cruiser and a 10-year-old girl in the rear seat sustained minor injuries from the crash.
The man driving the Tahoe and a 68-year-old woman passenger both sustained moderate injuries.
No other details about the crash are available. However, an active investigation into the fatal pedestrian crash is underway.
Sweet James sends out their heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of Maria Esquer who are grieving over the loss of their loved one.
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