Driver killed in Fiery Auto Collision on Highway 86 [Imperial County, CA]

Victim is pronounced dead after car crash on Carey Road

IMPERIAL COUNTY, Calif. (June 10, 2022) – A victim was pronounced dead Wednesday night following a motor vehicle collision on Highway 86.

The incident happened around 5:00 p.m. near Carey Road. Dispatchers responded to the scene shortly thereafter.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the driver of a vehicle hit a tractor. Upon impact, the vehicle was engulfed in flames.

Due to the extent of the injuries sustained, doctors pronounced the driver dead at the scene.

No other details regarding the collision are public at this time; however, more information will be provided once available.

At this time, those with further information regarding the accident are encouraged to contact Imperial County officials as soon as possible.


The Sweet James team sends its deepest condolences to the friends and family of the deceased victim who are grieving the loss of a loved one.


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