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.