John Morehouse fatally struck in collision between two vehicles on Route 138 [Cajon, CA]

70-year-old man killed in crash involving two cars near Hess Road

CAJON, Calif. (August 25, 2022) – Sunday afternoon, John Morehouse was fatally struck in a collision between two vehicles on Route 138.

Authorities responded to the scene around 3:09 p.m. near Hess Road on August 7.

For the moment, the circumstances surrounding the incident have not been disclosed. However, reports indicate that the collision involved two vehicles.

Medical personnel arrived at the scene and located the seriously injured victim. Paramedics then transported him to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center for further treatment.

Due to the extent of his condition, doctors later pronounced Morehouse, 70, of Wrightwood, dead in hospital on August 15.

No further details have been released. However, an active investigation to determine more information is still ongoing.


During this devastating time, the Sweet James team would like to offer their deepest condolences to the family and friends of John Morehouse. May you find comfort and strength through the memories of your loved one.


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