Modesto Man Killed in Manteca Car Accident
A Modesto man was killed in a Manteca car accident on the afternoon of July 12, 2019. The crash occurred shortly after 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of Dupont Circle and Spreckels Avenue in Manteca. A preliminary report by the Manteca Police Department suggested that the collision involved multiple vehicles, including a 2012 Toyota Corolla and a 1974 Chevrolet pickup truck. One of the drivers, identified as a Modesto man, was reportedly pinned inside his car and was described to be unresponsive. Crews from the Manteca Fire Department were called to the scene to extricate the man from the vehicle. Sadly, he was pronounced deceased at the scene by first responders. Officials have identified the decedent as 28-year-old Joshua Timby of Modesto. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Mr. Timby during this difficult time.