(Fatal injury collision)…It was reported Sunday evening in Yuma.
Yuma County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the scene at County 19th Street and Avenue D at just after 8:00 pm. An investigation at the scene determined a white 2009 Chevy pickup was traveling east on a dirt access road in the desert area south of County 19th Street. The vehicle struck a utility pole and over-turned. There were two people in the vehicle with the driver, 24-year-old Ruben Jacuinde, 18-year-old Alexis Duran and 18-year-old Fernando Guerrero, both of Somerton. Investigators say Duran was partially ejected from the vehicle, and was pronounced dead at the scene. Guerrero and the driver were transported to Yuma Regional Medical Center for treatment. Both were treated and released. Investigators say it appears alcohol was a contributing factor. They say the collision remains under investigation.