GOLDEN – A fatal crash was reported around 6:00 pm on Saturday, at km 22.7 of Highway 165, in Dorado, the Police revealed.
According to preliminary information, while José M. Artiga Molina, 28, from Arecibo, was driving a Can-Am motor vehicle on the aforementioned highway heading west to east, he invaded the opposite lane.
Artiga Molina hit a Honda HR-V vehicle driven by Milagros Morales Hernández, 71, head-on.
As a result of the impact, Artiga Molina was thrown from the vehicle and fell to the pavement.
He was transported to the Dorado Treatment and Services Center where the doctor on duty certified his death.
Morales Hernández was transported to the Hospital Doctor Center in stable condition.
Prosecutor Mónica Pérez ordered a field test to the driver, which threw .00 percent of alcohol in her body.
Agent Ángel Reyes Feliciano, assigned to Tránsito de Bayamón, took charge of the investigation together with prosecutor Pérez.