2 victims in deadly Escondido crash ID’d

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ESCONDIDO, Calif. -- Two people who died as a result of a crash in Escondido were identified Tuesday.

Eighty-one-year-old Lauro Ordonez of Lemon Grove died early Tuesday, according to the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office. His passenger, 80-year-old Rita Pulido Quintero of Escondido, died moments after the crash.

Authorities say their car was driving down Del Lago Boulevard Monday afternoon when they were hit by a sedan that ran a red light while exiting the freeway.

Two others were injured in the crash. Their conditions were not known.

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