Yuan Zhang, Amado Santos, Jorge Vidana, and Jaynene Owens Injured in Chain-Reaction Crash on 10 Freeway [Covina, CA]
Yuan Zhang, Amado Santos, Jorge Vidana, and Jaynene Owens Hurt after Covina Accident on 10 Freeway
COVINA, CA (January 5, 2020) – Five people including Yuan Zhang, Amado Santos, Jorge Vidana, and Jaynene Owens were hurt in a crash on Monday, December 30.
According to CHP reports, the accident happened at around 5:30 p.m. in the number 2 lane on the westbound 10 Freeway, just east of Holt Avenue.
The report stated that 60-year-old Amado Santos of Sun Valley drove a 2005 Chevrolet Express van in the number 2 lane at about 60 miles per hour. Then the vehicle collided into the back of a 2014 Smart compact car driven by Yuan Zhang, 37, of Chino Hills.
Zhang’s car then crashed with a 2008 Chrysler Aspen SUV driven by Jorge Vidana, 43, of La Puente. This caused the SUV to collide into a Kia Stinger sedan driven by Jaynene Owens, 40, of Covina.
The impact of the collisions killed a 28-year-old passenger in the Smart car. The name of the man, who died at Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center, was not yet released.
Zhang sustained a blunt force trauma injury. Santos received treatments for a cut to his chin. Vidana suffered shoulder and leg injuries. Paramedics rushed Owens and her passenger to the hospital with shoulder, neck and back pain.
Authorities shut down all westbound lanes east of Holt Avenue until about 9:30 p.m.
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