December 5, 2023
The Mercedes and the U-Haul truck that have been a part of the collision at Route 76 and Canyon Drive. Photograph credit score: Gilberto Gonzalez

Two individuals have been killed in an Oceanside collision after a driver allegedly ran a pink mild, in line with Oceanside police.

At roughly 7:36 p.m. Friday, Oceanside officers responded to calls concerning a collision involving three autos in the intersection of state Route 76 and Canyon Drive.  

A grey Mercedes sedan that had been heading north on Canyon ran a pink mild, police stated, and was broadsided by a U-Haul truck headed east on SR-76.  

The pressure of the collision triggered the truck and the Mercedes “to grow to be entangled” and collide with a white Kia Sedan that was within the left flip lane of westbound SR-76.  

Each occupants of the Mercedes have been pronounced lifeless on scene. The motive force of the U-Haul truck and the Kia have been each handled for minor accidents with out going to hospitals.

Alcohol intoxication of the deceased driver seems “to be an element on this collision,” in line with police.

The victims’ identities have been being withheld pending notification of subsequent of kin.

The Oceanside police’s Main Accident Investigation Crew was on the scene. Anybody with info concerning the collision is requested to name Officer Ibrahim Serdah at (760) 435-4769.