Near Erwin Lake on State
Eve Wednesday, December 24, 2014, a few minutes before 6:00 P.M., Victor
Santana, was driving his late model sports car at a high rate speed, northbound
on State Route 38 south of State Drive. Just as the car entered a curve in
the roadway, Santana lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle traveled off the
paved roadway and struck a large tree. 21
year old, of Sugarloaf, was killed instantly in the collision.
Arrowhead Area CHP Officer Benjamin Baker, arrived
on scene and notified on-duty supervisor, who responded to the scene, also.
Bernardino County Deputy Coroner Investigator J. Hernandez responded to the
scene and is conducting the death investigation. CHP Officer Alan Stevens is
investigating the cause of the collision.
It is the mission of the California Highway Patrol
to provide the highest level of safety, service, and
security to the people of California.