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Weekend collision

(Tragic collision Saturday morning)….It was reported at 11:30 in the morning at Highway 111 and East Evan Hewes Highway.

A Nissan pick-up collided with a semi. Two Brawley residents suffered fatal injuries. Both victims were in the pick-up. They were identified as 40-year-old Raul Sanchez and 77-year-old Juan Sanchez. The driver of the semi, 48-year-old Antonio Sanchez of Fresno was not injured. The initial investigation indicates the pick-up was traveling north on Highway 111. The semi was traveling west on Evan Hewes Highway. The pick-up apparently did not stop for the circular red light, and collided with the left rear of the trailer pulled by the semi. The California Highway Patrol is continuing to investigate the collision.