Ruben Frias and Jeffry Taylor ID’d as Parties Killed in Adelanto Multi-Car Crash on Highway 395 and Air Expressway

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Coroner’s Office Identified Two People Killed in Adelanto Accident

Adelanto, California (October 30, 2023) – Ruben Anthony Frias, 24, of Hemet, and Jeffry Taylor, 29, of Victorville have been identified as motorists killed in Adelanto Multi-Car Crash Friday evening.

According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, the deadly collision happened at around 8:19 p.m. October 13 on Highway 395 and Air Expressway.

Multiple vehicles collided in the area in unclear circumstances.

Frias and Taylor were declared dead at the scene.

The police are investigating to determine the circumstances surrounding the wreck.


Adelanto, California (October 14, 2023) – Two people died and a third was injured in a car accident in Adelanto on Friday night, according to the authorities.

Two vehicles were involved in the collision that occurred on US 395 between Rancho Road and Air Expressway at around 8:15 p.m. October 13.

According to the report, a 2014 Chevy Malibu and another vehicle collided head-on on the southbound side of US 395.

One of the vehicles burst into flames following the crash.

Two people were pronounced deceased at the scene.

One other party was airlifted to a hospital.

Both sides of US 395 were shut down as authorities investigated the incident.

The investigation is ongoing.

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