Brentwood Car Crash

Jorge Betancourt and Aurelio Rocha Jr Killed in Santa Cruz County Car Crash on Corralitos Road

Jorge Betancourt and Aurelio Rocha Jr Killed in Head-On Collision on Corralitos Road near Varni Road in Santa Cruz

Jorge Betancourt Killed
Jorge Betancourt and Aurelio Rocha Jr Killed in Santa Cruz County Car Crash on Corralitos Road

Santa Cruz, California (June 4, 2021) – The Santa Cruz County Coroner’s Office has disclosed the identities of two men killed in a head-on collision near Watsonville on Sunday night.

At about 8:30 p.m. May 30, the California Highway Patrol received reports of a two-vehicle collision on Corralitos Road near Varni Road.

The officers determined that 33-year-old Jorge Betancourt, of Freedom and 26-year-old Aurelio Anaya Rocha Jr., of Watsonville, were in a 2003 Ford Mustang that was traveling southbound on Corralitos at a high rate of speed. For unknown reasons, the vehicle drifted into the northbound lanes and collided head-on with an oncoming 1998 Honda Accord.

2 Men Killed in Corralitos Road Head-On Crash near Watsonville Identified

Betancourt and Rocha Jr. were killed in the collision, the CHP said.

The 32-year-old woman who was driving the Honda was rushed to an area trauma center with major injuries.

The authorities were yet to establish if drugs and alcohol were a contributing factor in the collision.

No additional information about the accident was provided.

The CHP is investigating the cause of the accident.

If you have lost a loved one in a motor vehicle accident and would like to seek justice, contact a wrongful death lawyer today at Click to call : 866-803-6502

Accident News Team

Call Us Now: 866-803-6502

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.