19-year-old Christian Rocha from Brentwood dies in fatal Stanislaus County car crash – Saturday, October 30, 2021

19-year-old Christian Rocha from Brentwood has died in a fatal Stanislaus County car crash that occurred on Saturday, October 30, 2021. It happened on Highway 4 when Christian, while driving a Chevrolet Cruze, attempted to pass another vehicle and crossed the double line.

He then attempted to get back into his lane but overshot. In an attempt to set the vehicle back on track, he overcorrected and wound up in oncoming traffic where he crashed head-on with a Silverado.

Christian sustained fatal injuries to which he succumbed at the scene. The driver of the Silverado, 50-year-old  David McLaughlin, and passenger 13-year-old Jace McLaughlin, survived with minor injuries.

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