One Killed, 3 Hurt in DUI Collision near Bitterwater Road
CHOLAME, CA (February 2, 2022) – Monday afternoon, 60-year-old David Alan Schulte died in a suspected DUI crash on Highway 46.
According to California Highway Patrol, the incident happened around 12:05 p.m., on January 31st.
Per reports, Jose T. Morales, 44, was driving a GMC Yukon west when he crossed into the eastbound lanes of traffic. There, he struck a Jeep Grand Cherokee that was hauling a flatbed trailer.
In addition, Morales collided head-on with a Dodge 3500, truck driven by Schulte. Based on reports, Schulte died instantly while Morales sustained minor injuries in the incident.
The driver of the Jeep, 88-year-old Donald Erwin, and his unidentified passenger also sustained minor injuries.
No further details regarding the multi-vehicle collision have been made public at this time. However, more information will be provided once made available.
Our team at Sweet James would like to extend our sympathies to the loved ones of David Alan Schulte. May you find comfort and strength during this time.
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