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Driver killed on Interstate 280

Original post made on Jan 6, 2014

A two-vehicle collision on Sunday, Jan. 5, caused one vehicle to split in two and a second to overturn on Interstate 280, killing a 21-year-old man and injuring four others, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, January 6, 2014, 11:57 AM

Comments (4)

Posted by Albert iNstein, a resident of Martens-Carmelita
on Jan 6, 2014 at 1:23 pm

Nothing good happens after 4:01 am, especially when it comes to racing on the freeway.


Posted by Jack Valero, a resident of Castro City
on Jan 7, 2014 at 9:07 am

They were not racing. Julian was speeding, Nissan break checked him.
Rip buddy

Hope CHP does a thorough investigation and the driver of the Nissan gets a manslaughter charge.


Posted by Scooter, a resident of Whisman Station
on Jan 7, 2014 at 9:26 am

There are 4 lanes on 280. I would imagine that at 4am, the road is wide open.
Why would the person speeding get brake checked by another car?
Something must have happened prior to the crash to provoke the brake check. Assuming that's what caused the accident.


Posted by AC, a resident of another community
on Jan 7, 2014 at 1:41 pm

AC is a registered user.

I'm afraid illegal brake-checking is hard to prove, whereas speeding is easy to prove. I-280 in the middle of the night has a ton of reasons (true or not) for abrupt braking (like deer running across the freeway).


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