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East County News Service

May 20, 2023 (San Diego’s East County) – The San Diego County Medical Examiner has identified the victim in a fatal crash that occurred May 2 on Interstate 8 near Lake Jennings Park Road in Flinn Springs.

Jared Martineau of Lakeside was driving east shortly before 5 p.m. when his Ford pickup truck collided with another vehicle and rolled over several times before coming to rest on the west side of the freeway. Martineau was ejected from his vehicle and suffered extensive injuries to his head and upper body. 

He was transported to Sharp Memorial Hospital, where he died nine days later of injuries sustained in the crash. 

He is survived by his wife, Rubie; the couple had just celebrated their first anniversary.



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