DUI Crash Leaves Jesus Villanueva Dead

January 4, 2023

Fatal DUI Collision Reported in Salinas, CA

40-year-old Jesus Villanueva was killed in a DUI crash in Salinas on Wednesday, December 28th.

It was in the evening when the tragic accident took place at Larkin and Victor Streets. 

Villanueva was driving a Honda when a Jeep crashed head-on into his vehicle.

Due to the impact, Villanueva became trapped inside of his vehicle and suffered life-threatening injuries. 

Sadly, the man died at the scene. 

Additionally, the Jeep driver suffered minor injuries and was under the influence of narcotics and alcohol at the time of the crash. 

She was arrested on gross vehicular manslaughter and DUI charges. 

The crash remains under investigation.

Someone dies every 50 minutes in the U.S. due to drunk drivers. It is important to always obey traffic rules and avoid distractions while driving. 

If you or a loved one has fallen victim to an impaired driver, contact Avian Law Group today at (888) 231-3513.

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Michael Avanesian

Michael Avanesian, the founder and driving force behind Avian Law Group, is a passionate and dedicated attorney with a strong background in personal injury law. As a partner at JT Legal Group, Michael led the growth of the personal injury practice from a single employee to a team of over ninety professionals, securing over $2 billion in settlements for clients in just three years.

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