Fatality on Albright Road


EL CENTRO – CHP investigating officer Zendejas reported a fatality occurred Thursday, October 18, on Albright Rd.

According to the report, an unnamed El Centro man, 70, was driving a 1987 International truck tractor westbound on Albright Rd, west of Highway 115, when he drifted off the road to the right and then swerved back onto the road.

As the El Centro man swerved back he collided with the left front side of a Toyota Tacoma driven by a 60 year-old Calipatria man. The collision caused fatal injuries to the Calipatria man.

The driver of the truck tractor had only minor injuries.

Officer Zendejas said the accident is still under investigation.