(25 year Yuma man killed in Single vehicle collision)…It was reported over the weekend.
Yuma County Sheriff’s office received the call at just after 5:00 Saturday morning from the US Border Patrol. They say the investigation indicates Fernando Sanchez was driving a Toyota 4-Runner westbound on County 9th Street, approaching Levee Road. They say the driver apparently failed to stop and turn onto Levee Road. Investigators say the vehicle proceeded westbound and drove into the salinity canal that runs along Levee Road. Sanchez, the sole occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene. The cause of the collision is still under investigation.