MENDOTA, CALIFORNIA (September 5, 2017) – Radio Astrologer Deepak Kumar also known as Master Deepak Ji was killed in a traffic collision on Highway 33 and Manning Avenue, according to a local news source. (map)
The incident happened at approximately 9:00 a.m. Sources say a 2009 Mercedes SUV traveling eastbound on Manning Avenue failed to stop at a stop sign and collided into the side of a 2013 Peterbuilt big-rig traveling northbound on Highway 33. The big-rig did not have enough time to adjust, according to CHP Sgt. Matt Zulim.
The SUV and big-rig both overturned. The big-rig landed onto the SUV causing the SUV to be engulfed in flames.
The Fresno County Coroner’s have identified at least to other passengers in the Mercedes 66-year-old Vinod Dhammy and 64-year-old Kuldip Kumar.
The driver of the Peterbuilt big-rig identified as a 58-year-old Wayne Fletcher was transported to Community Regional Medical Center in critical condition.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends of Master Deepak Ji as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”