Andres Mendoza, 59, killed and Jose Antonio Montano, 31, arrested in alleged DUI collision at Jensen and Chateau Fresno near Fresno, California

Modified Date: 
Sat, 10/28/2017 - 12:56pm
Accident Date: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Police: One dead in DUI collision on foggy Jensen Avenue in southwest Fresno

Fresno police have taken over the investigation. Lt. Joe Gomez said one driver is dead and a second has been arrested on charges of felony driving under the influence and manslaughter.

Police: Driver in fatal foggy crash was drunk, now charged with vehicular homicide

Lt. Joe Gomez said Jose Antonio Montano, 31, was driving a Chevrolet Avalanche pickup when he collided head-on with a Honda Accord, killing the driver.

Montano was arrested on suspicion of vehicular homicide, felony DUI and felony DUI with a blood-alcohol level higher than 0.08 percent.

The Fresno County coroner identified the dead man as Andres Mendoza, 59, of Kerman.


Type: Car Accident
People Involved: 
Andres Mendoza
Jose Antonio Montano
Fresno, CA

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