Vanessa Arellano dies in San Martin DUI car accident

Vanessa Arellano Car Accident – Cause of Death : 26-year-old Vanessa Arellano, of Castroville has been identified by the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office as the victim that died in a suspected DUI car accident that occurred on Highway 101 in San Martin, California  around 2:50 a.m. on Sunday, November 7, 2021.

According to California Highway Patrol, the incident happened in the southbound lanes of the freeway, south of San Martin Avenue when a a 2016 Chevrolet Corvette driven by 23-year-old man from Prunedale at high rate of speed rear-ended a 2004 Toyota sedan driven by Vanessa. The impact of the crash caused both drivers to lost control of their cars, existed the roadway and crashed into a fence close to San Martin airport.

Vanessa sustained serious injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash while the driver who was not made known if he was hurt was apprehended.

Vanessa was described in a GoFundMe account launched by Lilian Nguyen as the “most precious, kind, and loving person” .

Vanessa’s obituary will be released by her family.