BRENTWOOD (CBS SF/BCN) — The Contra Costa County coroner’s office says 39-year-old Pittsburg resident Jesus Virgen Medina died in a crash near Brentwood Tuesday.
The collision was reported shortly before 3:30 p.m. on Brentwood Boulevard east of Sellers Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol.READ MORE: Bay Area Remembers 1941 Attack On Pearl Harbor That Changed America Forever
Investigators determined a Honda Civic driven by Virgen Medina was stopped and waiting for a left turn when a Dodge Ram driver struck it from behind, pushing the Honda into the opposite lanes of traffic where a Ford Expedition SUV struck it.READ MORE: 'Prolific' San Francisco Retail Theft Suspect Back In Jail After New Arrest
Virgen Medina was pronounced dead at the scene while the Ford and Dodge drivers suffered minor injuries. CHP officials did not say why the Dodge driver crashed into the Honda or if they will seek charges in the case.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the CHP’s Contra Costa-area office at (925) 646-4980.MORE NEWS: Scott Peterson Returning To San Mateo County Courtroom Wednesday For Re-Sentencing
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