Photo: Gustine Crash


The driver involved in a single-vehicle accident early last Wednesday morning, April 29, on Highway 140 at the Gustine Municipal Airport escaped without injury, Gustine police reported. Police said the driver, identified as Jason Martinez, 27, of Gilroy is believed to have fallen asleep, causing the westbound vehicle to leave the roadway and strike an airport fence and utility pole before coming to rest on the passenger side. The accident occurred shortly after 4:20 a.m., police reported.