Miguel Jimenez has been identified by authorities as the deceased in an collision that occurred on August 24 in Denair. Mr. Jimenez, a 20-year-old Atwater resident, was driving a late 1990s Acura on Hawkins Road at about 3:45 p.m. The California Highway Patrol alleges the Mr. Jimenez was driving at a high-rate of speed when his car went from the southbound lane to the northbound lane where it collided head on with an eight-year-old Ford pickup truck being driven by Mauricio Millanarzate, a 32-year-old resident of Merced.  Mr. Jimenez died at the scene while Mr. Millanarzate was taken to the hospital with injuries described as minor. The tragic incident is being investigated.

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

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