Truckhaven CA Pickup Truck Accident Kills Two, Mar 1957

TWO IN TRUCK KILLED.

Indio (UP) - Two persons were killed and a third seriously injured early yesterday when they were thrown from a pickup truck which went off U.S. Highway 99 near Truckhaven and plunged into a culvert.
The dead:
HENRY DONALD GONZALES, 20, of Thermal;
and LEO EDMUND LEWALLEN, 19, of Eagle Mountain.
Highway patrol officers said GONZALES, the driver, apparently went to sleep at the wheel.
EDWARD GARY HORTON, 20, of Eagle Mountain, received possible fractures of the skull and right knee.

San Bernardino County Sun California 1957-03-18