Lawrence Verdin Jr.has been identified by authorities as the deceased in a collision that occurred on the morning of December 30 in Merced. Mr. Verdin was reportedly driving a 2015 Ford Fiesta on Highway 99 when the car drove off of the road and crashed into a column. The vehicle reportedly then caught fire. First responders were unable to revive Mr. Verdin, who died at the scene. He was 43 years old. Authorities are investigation the cause of the accident.

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

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