Kalin Road and Bannister Road Traffic Collision


chp badgeEL CENTRO – On Monday, October 28, 2013 at approximately 7:40 a.m. Sarah Espinoza, age 18 of Brawley, CA, was driving a 2011 Chevrolet Impala with passenger Graciela Espinoza, age 42 of Brawley, CA , heading Northbound behind an Implement of Husbandry on Kalin Road approaching the intersection with Bannister Road.

The Implement of Husbandry was being driven by Ruben Arizaga, age 47 of Brawley, CA, heading North on Kalin Road.

Arizaga had made a left turn onto Bannister Road. Espinoza was unable to stop prior to colliding with the left rear tire of Arizaga’s vehicle.

All occupants were restrained at the time of the collision.

Sarah Espinoza sustained moderate injuries and was transported to Desert Regional Medical Center.

Graciela Espinoza sustained minor injuries and was transported to Pioneer’s Memorial Hospital

The collision remains under investigation.