Isaac Loretto Hurt in Deadly Merced County Collision on SR-165 

Isaac Loretto
<strong>Isaac Loretto Hurt in Deadly Merced County Collision on SR 165<strong>

Merced County, California (January 17, 2023) – Isaac Loretto, of Los Banos, sustained major injuries in a deadly collision in Merced County last Wednesday afternoon, according to authorities.

The incident occurred at about 3:30 p.m. on January 11, on SR-165, south of Westside Boulevard.

According to a report by the California Highway Patrol, a 17-year-old Los Banos girl was driving a 2003 Honda Accord north on SR-165 at an unspecified speed while it was raining.

She lost control of the Honda and swerved into the southbound side, where the Honda collided head-on with a southbound 2010 Dodge Caliber that was being driven by Stacy Wiley, 44, of Los Banos.

The impact of the collision caused the Dodge to overturn.

Wiley suffered major injuries and was flown to Doctor’s Medical Center in Modesto, where she was pronounced dead.

Loretto was a passenger in the Honda and was taken to Doctor’s Medical Center for treatment of major injuries to his upper body.

A second passenger in the Honda, identified as Heidi Garcia, of Los Banos, had minor injuries but declined medical treatment.

The driver of the Honda was transported to Mercy Medical Center in Merced for treatment of major injuries to her legs.

Authorities do not believe alcohol or drugs played a role. The California Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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