Man Killed in Highway 108 Head-On Collision
A Modesto man was killed in a recent head-on collision on Highway 108 just east of Oakdale. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the car accident occurred around 8:45 a.m. and involved a 2015 Nissan Rogue SUV and a 1993 Toyota pickup truck. Medical responders were called to the scene of the crash to assist those who were injured. The driver of the Nissan, an 83-year-old Oakdale resident, was transported by ambulance to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries. A passenger of the Toyota was airlifted to the hospital for injuries described as major. Sadly, the driver of the Toyota succumbed to his injuries at the scene. Officials have identified the decedent as 57-year-old Hormoz Azizpor of Modesto.