Juan Cruz Killed in 2-Vehicle Crash on Highway 38
San Bernardino, CA – On June 24, Juan Carlos Cruz, 34, died in a car crash on Highway 38 near Lake William and Angelus Oaks.
The accident happened Wednesday at around 1:00 p.m. on Highway 38.
Two vehicles were involved in the crash. Shortly before the incident, one of the vehicles was attempting to pass another. It then collided with an oncoming vehicle.
Upon arrival, officers discovered the driver of a 2016 Hyundai, 34-year-old Juan Cruz, a Los Angeles resident, dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, authorities closed Highway 38 in both directions between Lake William and Angelus Oaks.
No further details about the accident are immediately available.
CHP and the police continue to investigate the crash.
We at Sweet Lawyers would like to extend our sympathies to the family and friends of Juan Carlos Cruz. We hope his community finds strength during this painful time.
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