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Hugo Hernandez Killed, 1 Injured in Car Crash near Manning Avenue and Jacobs Avenue [Orange Cove, CA]

Hugo Hernandez Killed, 1 Injured in Car Crash near Manning Avenue and Jacobs Avenue [Orange Cove, CA]

Fatal Car Crash near Manning and Jacobs Avenues Leaves Hugo Hernandez Dead

Orange Cove, CA (August 7, 2020)– Thursday evening, 18-year-old Hugo Hernandez died and one sustained injuries in a car crash near Manning and Jacobs Avenues.
The incident happened at around 5:00 p.m., on August 6.
Investigators say the driver of a black Honda traveling southbound on Jacobs Avenue when for unknown reasons, pulled into the path of a silver Honda traveling west on Manning Avenue.
The driver on Manning failed to stop and hit the other car in the driver’s side door.
As a result, both cars careened into the shoulder, striking down a telephone pole. The impact killed the black Honda driver, later identified as Hugo Hernandez, of Reedley.
Meanwhile, the other driver was wearing a seat belt and sustained minor injuries.
No other information is available. A further investigation is ongoing.

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