Genaro Uvalle Obituary – Death: The driver who was killed in a collision on Highway 99 on Sunday has been identified by the Merced County Sheriff Coroner’s Office.
21-year-old Genaro Uvalle Mendiola of Ceres was killed in a tragic collision on Hwy 99 north of Shanks Road near Delhi on Sunday.
Mendiola was allegedly driving southbound on Highway 99 in a 2012 Dodge Ram when the vehicle crossed the centerline and struck with a “k-rail” separating the traffic lanes.
Mendiola was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Mendiola was subsequently struck by four more vehicles driving northward, according to authorities. All of the drivers came to a halt and dialed 911.
Officer Bautista of the Merced-area CHP is asking anybody who witnessed the crash to call him at 209-356-6600.