A 61-year-old Los Banos woman died in a solo-vehicle crash Thursday morning on Fairview Road in San Benito County.
The victim was identified as Epenia Vega, according to the San Benito County Coroner’s Office.
The accident happened just after 5 a.m. north of Fallon Road, according to the California Highway Patrol.
According to the CHP:
A 62-year-old Los Banos man was driving a 2005 Dodge Grand Caravan and made an unsafe turn to the left for unknown reasons. This caused the van to travel off the road’s western edge and overturn.
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The driver was transported to Natividad Medical Center with minor injuries, while a 39-year-old man from an unknown place was transported to San Jose Regional Medical Center with moderate injuries.
The woman was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, neither drugs nor alcohol are suspected causes, while it remains under investigation. Citizens with information can call Officer Jimenez at (408) 848-2324.