EunHee Sims Killed in Head-On Collision on Hesperia Road near Eucalyptus Street in Hesperia
Hesperia, California (October 28, 2021) – A woman was killed in a Tuesday night head-on collision in Hesperia, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The accident occurred on Hesperia Road near Eucalyptus Street at about 7:06 p.m. October 26.
The officers established that Joe Martinez, 62, of Colton, was heading north on Hesperia Road in a 2010 Toyota FJ Cruiser when he allowed the vehicle to drift into the southbound lanes and collided head-on with an oncoming 2008 Honda CRV.
The driver of the Honda, EunHee Sims, 62, of McArthur, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Martinez was trapped in the wreckage and firefighters used the jaws of life to extricate him. He was transported to Desert Valley Hospital by ground ambulance before being flown to a trauma center for treatment.
More details about the accident were not provided.
The CHP is investigating the cause of the accident.
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