On August 20, 2014, at approximately 11:30pm, Officers were sent to a traffic collision in the area of Central Expressway near Commercial Street. A 31- year-old male motorist was driving east on Central Expressway when he lost control of his vehicle and collided with a light pole. The motorist succumbed to his injuries and died at the scene.
The motorist was a Santa Clara resident, driving a 1999 Mazda. The collision is still under investigation and the Santa Clara County Coroner’s Office will be responsible for notifying the next of kin as well as releasing the identity of the deceased.
Anyone with information about this traffic collision, please contact Sergeant Oliver at (408) 615-4762 or the Santa Clara Police Department's Tip Line at (408) 241-9495. All tipsters can remain anonymous.
Lieutenant Kurt Clarke
Santa Clara Police Department
Administrative Services Division
601 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Phone: (408) 615-4865
Fax: (408) 296-1346