Mauricio Oropeza has been identified by authorities as the victim in a garbage truck collision that occurred on January 16 in Daly City. Mr. Oropeza was reportedly driving a garbage truck on Skyline Boulevard when the truck collided with a vehicle that was parked. Mr. Oropeza was ejected from the truck and landed between it and another vehicle. He was reportedly dead before first-responders arrived at the scene. Authorities are investigating the tragic incident. Mr. Oropeza was 58.

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

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