Over the weekend, an elderly man was killed in a crash on Highway 101 in Paso Robles. According to KSBY News Channel Six, the wreck happened at about 10:30 p.m. near Wellsona Road. For currently unknown reasons, a Chevy Silverado made a left-hand turn directly into the path of a GMC Yukon. The driver of the Silverado, 82-year-old Richard Sauret, was killed in the crash.
The Yukon driver, 24-year-old Jorge Ayala, was rushed to the hospital after being extricated from his vehicle. Ayala’s injuries were described as major, but there has been no word on his current condition. This crash is still under investigation by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). Anybody with information about the crash is being asked to contact the CHP.