Fatal crash victim identified as Martin Arrendondos Suarez of Shelter Cove

SHELTER COVE – The man who died in a solo vehicle crash in Southern Humboldt has been identified as 28-year-old Martin Arrendondos Suarez of Shelter Cove.
Early Friday morning, Suarez was found in the driver’s seat of his pick-up truck 100 feet down an embankment on Chemise Mountain Road, east of Shelter Cove. His six passengers escaped without major injuries.
Neither Suarez nor those passengers were wearing their seat belts at the time of the crash.
Shelter Cove Volunteer Fire, CHP, Southern Humboldt Technical Rescue and Whale Gulch Fire assisted in the response.