A blue Ford F250 involved in a fatal vehicle accident on July 19, 2019. (Photo: KPD)
KINGMAN – Vehicle accident on Gordon Drive, claimed the life of a Kingman man.
According to Kingman Police Department, on Friday, July 19, 2019, at about 11:00 p.m., officers responded to the report of a vehicle accident crash on Gordon Dr.
Officer arrived and discovered that a blue Ford F-250 truck had crashed into a block wall. The driver, CharlesRayGross, 36 of Kingman, was partially ejected from the vehicle. The driver was transported to Kingman Regional Medical Center and was later flown to Sunrise Medical Center in Las Vegas with life threatening injuries.
On Tuesday, July 23, 2019, the Clark County Coroner’s Office confirmed that Gross had died from injuries he sustained in the crash. According to police, the investigation determined that Gross had been northbound on Cantle Dr. when he failed to negotiate the curve onto Gordon Dr., crashing into a block wall at the intersection. Speed and alcohol are believed to be factors in the crash.
The investigation is ongoing.