Passenger Raymond Ferreyra Dead, Driver Flees in San Diego Crash on State Route 54
SAN DIEGO, CA (July 15, 2020) – On Tuesday night, a rear-end crash on State Route 54 resulted in the death of Raymond Ferreyra, 35.
The incident occurred on westbound Highway 54, west of the Briarwood Road exit just before 10:40 p.m.
According to CHP Officer Salvador Castro, a driver of a silver Honda SUV traveled west on Highway 54. However, the driver drove erratically, eventually crashing into the rear of a stopped Chevrolet pickup.
Reports said that the Chevrolet stopped in one of the lanes due to traffic caused by a fatal crash earlier in the evening on Reo Drive off-ramp.
As a result, the authorities declared a Honda passenger, Mr. Ferreyra, dead at the scene. Moreover, responders took the female Chevrolet driver to a hospital with major injuries.
Furthermore, the Honda driver fled the scene, and authorities say he will be facing charges.
The authorities encourage anyone with information about the crash and the driver to contact the CHP’s San Diego office at 858-293-6000.
May the family and friends of Raymond Ferreyra find comfort during this difficult time. Our hearts and prayers go out to those involved.
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