April 23, 2021 – Apple Valley, California: 26-year-old Barstow resident, Gerardo Mendoza, was killed in a crash Thursday. He was identified by San Bernardino County’s Coroner’s Office following a crash at the intersection of Stoddard Wells Road and Dale Evans Parkway in Apple Valley. The crash occurred on April 22, 2021 at approximately 9:26 p.m.
Deputies from the Apple Valley Police Department responded to the scene and investigated the crash. They determined a 29-year-old female Pacoima resident was driving a gray 2016 Nissan Altima eastbound on Stoddard Wells while Mr. Mendoza was driving a 2013 Chevrolet Camaro northbound on Dale Evans Parkway.
Deputies determined Gerardo Mendoza was killed in the crash, pronouncing him deceased at the scene. His two passengers were transported to a nearby hospital. The driver and passenger of the Nissan were also transported to a nearby hospital.
Apple Valley Police Department officials are currently investigating whether drugs and/or alcohol impairment were contributing factors to this incident.
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