Identification Of Driver Killed In Desert Aire Accident Monday Is Released

Authorities have released the name of the driver killed Monday in an accident near Desert Aire.

Garcia Maximino was fleeing the scene of a collision on State Route 243 northbound near milepost 11 when he they crossed into oncoming traffic hitting a semi truck head-on.

Maximino’s car rolled over coming to rest on its top and the semi stopped on the northbound shoulder then burst into flames.

Investigators say it’s not clear if alcohol or drugs were a factor.