56-Year-Old Dos Palos Man Dies, Fortino Reyes-Domingo Apprehended in San Joaquin Crash
San Joaquin, CA (July 22, 2021) – On Sunday, the authorities arrested a 45-year-old Manteca man, Fortino Reyes-Domingo, in a fatal DUI crash on Dodds Road.
Officers received the accident report at about 9 p.m. at the intersection with Mariposa Road.
Reyes-Domingo in a 2015 Chevy was southbound on Dodds Road at an estimated speed of 10 miles per hour.
At the same time, a 1999 Chevy driven by the Dos Palos man was eastbound on Mariposa Road at an estimated 55 miles per hour.
Both vehicles were driving towards the intersection.
Reyes-Domingo drove directly into the path of the 1999 Chevy. The Dos Palos man was unable to avoid Reyes-Domingo’s vehicle and the two vehicles crashed.
Unfortunately, the 56-year-old man lost his life at the scene. Officers said he was wearing a seat belt during the crash.
Meanwhile, a 1999 Chevy passenger, a 50-year-old Dos Palos woman suffered major injuries and was rushed to San Joaquin County General Hospital.
Similarly, a 52-year-old Manteca woman , who was a passenger in the 2015 Chevy, suffered moderate injuries in the crash. Rescuers took her to San Joaquin County General Hospital.
Also, 10-year-old Manteca girl, a passenger in the 2015 Chevy suffered moderate injuries. Responders took her to UC Davis for treatment.
Investigating officers found Reyes-Domingo to be under the influence of alcohol. They booked him into San Joaquin County Jail.
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