A man was killed in a head-on collision with a semi after running from another accident near Mattowa on SR 243. 33 year old Miguel Garcia Maximino was killed after crossing the center line and hitting a semi driven by Agustin Santana from Sunnyside. Police say he was fleeing the scene of another small accident near Desert Aire and then headed north on SR 243 according to news reports when the second accident happened.

The truck driver survived but his semi was totaled.