56-Year-Old Man Killed in Ben Lomond Car Crash on Highway 9 near Highland County Park
Ben Lomond, California (August 27, 2019) – According to a local news source, a 56-year-old Watsonville man was killed in a fiery head-on crash on Sunday, August 25, around 6:00 a.m. in Ben Lomond.
The fatal crash took place on Highway 9 near Highland County Park.
As per the report, the man was driving a 2001 PT Cruiser northbound on the highway when he drifted into the opposite lane and crashed head-on into a 2004 Honda Pilot driven by a 36-year-old woman.
The impact caused the PT Cruiser to catch fire.
The PT Cruiser driver was airlifted to Valley Medical Center where he later died.
The Honda driver was uninjured in the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.