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John Queen and Jonathan Yip Killed in Head-On Collision on Grimes Canyon Road in Moorpark

John Queen and Jonathan Yip Killed in Moorpark Car Accident on Grimes Canyon Road

Ventura County Car Accident
John Queen and Jonathan Yip Killed in Head-On Collision on Grimes Canyon Road in Moorpark

Ventura County, California (November 16, 2021) – The Ventura County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the two people who were killed in a head-on collision that left two other people injured on Monday afternoon near Moorpark in Ventura County.

The victims were identified as 23-year-old John Queen, of Oxnard, and 23-year-old Jonathan Yip, of Moorpark.

The deadly collision happened at about 2:58 p.m. in the 5800 block of Grimes Canyon Road near Meadowglade Drive, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Queen was driving a 2020 Toyota sedan northbound on Grimes Canyon when he reportedly drifted into the opposite lanes and collided head-on with an oncoming Peterbilt semi-truck.

Both vehicles burst into flames after the crash but the fire was extinguished by the Ventura County firefighters who responded to the incident.

2 Killed, 2 Injured in Moorpark Car Crash Involving Big Rig

Queen and Yip, who was riding in the Toyota, were pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

A 59-year-old passenger in the sedan sustained major injuries in the accident and was transported to Los Robles Regional Medical Center for treatment.

The truck driver, a 61-year-old Los Angeles man, was taken to Los Robles Regional with moderate injuries.

No additional information about the accident was provided.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.

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