Max Vizcarra Dies in Fiery Car Accident on Highway 94 at Barrett Lake Road in El Cajon

El Cajon Crash
Max Vizcarra Killed in El Cajon Crash on SR 94 at Barrett Lake Road

El Cajon, California (June 22, 2023) – The San Diego County Coroner’s Office has identified the man who was killed in a fiery car accident at Barrette Lake Junction in El Cajon on Wednesday, June 14.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the fatal crash occurred at around 7:13 p.m. on Highway 94 at Barrett Lake Road.

26-year-old Max Andrew Vizcarra was driving a four-door sedan on SR 94 when he veered off the road for unknown reasons and over-corrected before crashing head-on into a pickup truck.

The sedan caught fire after the crash, trapping the driver.

Vizcarra, a San Diego resident, was pronounced dead at the accident scene.

The pickup truck driver was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

An investigation into the accident is underway.