Mark Lawrence ID’d as Victim Killed in Amador County Car Accident on Highway 88 near Highway 104
Amador County, California (September 18, 2019) – Authorities have identified the Amador County sheriff’s court security deputy who was killed Wednesday morning in a traffic accident in Amador County as Mark Lawrence, 63, of Ione.
The fatal crash happened at about 7:40 a.m. on Highway 88, just east of Highway 104.
According to the authorities, Lawrence was driving his pickup truck eastbound on Highway 88 when for unknown reasons, the truck veered into the westbound lane where it collided head-on with a transfer truck.
Lawrence was transported to a hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.
Authorities said Lawrence was on his way to work when the accident occurred.
The California Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.