2 Men and 1 Woman Killed in 2-Vehicle Collision on Highway 1 near Wilder Creek

Santa Cruz Car Accident
Luis Martinez-Escobar One of 3 Killed in Santa Cruz Car Accident

Santa Cruz, California (March 2, 2017) – Three people died in a two-vehicle crash in Santa Cruz Tuesday evening, according to KRON 4 News.

The incident was reported by the police to have occurred at about 4.24 p.m. Tuesday on Highway 1 near Wilder Creek and Dimeo Lane.

A Chevrolet Blazer and a 2000 Buick Regal collided killing a Buick passenger identified as Luis Martinez-Escobar.

The driver of the Buick, a 21-year-old Santa Cruz man, and the Chevrolet driver, a 56-year-old Oregon woman were airlifted to hospitals where they died.

Limited details on the crash were available at this time.