Esteban Ontiveros Jr. has been identified by authorities as the deceased in a multivehicle collision that took place in San Jose on February 2. Mr. Ontiveros, a 22-year-old Morgan Hill resident, was allegedly driving at an excessive speed in a Hyundai Accent sedan prior to 12:40 a.m. that hit the backside of Mitsubishi Outlander SUV. The young man’s sedan was then struck by a Freightlinger Cascadia big rig. Mr. Ontiveros was thrown from his car as it was bursting into flame. An investigation is underway.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

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