December 10, 2010 > Vehicle accident kills one
Vehicle accident kills one
A fatal solo vehicle crash killed its driver on the 1690 block of North McCarthy Boulevard, just south of Dixon Landing Road on Thursday December 2, 2010 at 9:41 p.m. The vehicle was engulfed in fire after striking the base of an architectural monument on North McCarthy at a high rate of speed.
According to Sgt Daryl Sequeira, Milpitas PD, a citizen phoned the Police to report the collision. When officers reached the location and found the vehicle on fire, they could not determine if anyone was still inside the vehicle. Once the fire was out, emergency personnel discovered a single occupant deceased in the driver's seat.
The Milpitas Police Department is currently investigating the collision aspect of this case and the Santa Clara County Coroner's Office took custody of the decedent. The identity of the person killed, the sole occupant of the vehicle is not known. The Coroner's office is working to positively identify the victim.
Anyone with any information regarding this investigation should call the Milpitas Police Department at (408) 586-2400. Information can be given anonymously by calling (408) 586-2500 or online at