Varinder Gill Injured in Fatal Marysville Car Accident on Hammonton-Smartsville Road at Dantoni Road
Yuba County, California (September 10, 2019) – The person who was injured Monday morning in a traffic crash that also left one person dead in Marysville has been identified as Varinder Singh Gill, 40, of Sacramento.
The deadly crash occurred at about 9:05 a.m. Monday, September 9 on Hammonton-Smartsville Road at Dantoni Road.
According to the California Highway Patrol, an 82-year-old Marysville man was driving a 2010 Chevy southbound on Dantoni Road when he turned onto Hamonton-Smartsville Road in front of a westbound Freightliner pulling twin bottom-dump trailers.
The Freightliner hit the left side of the Tahoe. The two vehicles came to a stop in a dirt field south of Hammonton-Smartsville Road.
The driver of the Tahoe, who has not been identified pending notification of family, died in the crash.
Gill, who was the driver of the Freightliner, sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene by responding paramedics.
No further details were given regarding the accident.
An investigation into the crash is underway.