Edward Edgerton Killed in Crash on Ferretti Road [GROVELAND, CA]
Driver Dies after Crashing into Tree on Ferretti Road near Otter Street
GROVELAND, CA (July 29, 2020) – A man was killed after crashing his pickup truck into a tree Wednesday afternoon in Groveland.
The crash happened around 2:37 p.m. on Ferretti Road near Otter Street. The location was near the entrance to Fisherman’s Cove on the north side of Pine Mountain Lake.
According to the CHP, the man was driving a 2009 Toyota pickup truck west on Ferretti Road at approximately 35 to 40 mph. For unknown reasons, the pickup went off the north shoulder and slammed into the tree.
Other motorists stopped and got the man out of the pickup and tried to revive him, but he died at the scene.
Authorities identified the man as Edward Erven Edgerton, 75, of Groveland. He was wearing a seat belt.
Alcohol and drugs were not suspected factors in the crash, which remains under investigation.
We at Sweet James extend our sincerest sympathies to the loved ones and friends of Edward Edgerton.
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