Rafael Caballero Dies in Five-Vehicle Crash on East Helen Marie Drive in Nogales Highway
Tucson, AZ (September 20, 2021) – On Sunday, a 60-year-old Rafael Caballero died in a five-vehicle crash near East Helen Marie Drive on Nogales Highway.
Subsequently, police arrested the 54-year-old Edward Trejo, and currently faces charges including manslaughter, leaving the scene of a fatal collision, endangerment, criminal damage, and driving under the influence.
The fatal five-vehicle crash happened at about 12:45 a.m. on September 19.
According to the Pima County Sheriff’s Department, Trejo was driving a flatbed truck that crossed the center line near East Helen Marie Drive and side-swiped a Dodge Ramp pickup truck heading northbound.
Moreover, the flatbed then hit a northbound Ford F-150. The Honda Civic and Ford sedan hit debris from the wreck right after it happened.
As a result, Caballero, driving the Ford F-150 died at the scene.
Police said no one else involved was hurt. Trejo left the scene but later returned.
Sweet Lawyers extend our deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of Rafael Caballero. We hope each of them can find comfort and solace during this difficult time.
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