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One man is dead after crash on Highway 99 Friday evening.

Posted: Feb 26, 2018 4:44 PM

One man is dead after crash on Highway 99 Friday evening.

Gustavo Martinez was speeding in a Buick sedan on 99 when he collided into a Dodge Ram pickup.

The dodge truck was approaching Riverside Avenue when the sedan rear ended the pickup.

Martinez was not wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash and was placed under arrest for driving under the influence.

He was taken to St. Elizabeth’s hospital, later transferred to mercy medical center where he died of his injuries.

The two passengers in the pickup sustained minor injuries.

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