Uber passenger ID'd in wrong-way Pacifica car accident

Jason Gilbride is the Uber passenger who died on Dec. 25, 2015 in Pacifica, Calif., when a wrong-way driver hit the car he was riding in. (KGO-TV)

A photo and the name of the Uber passenger killed in a fiery Christmas Day crash in Pacifica was released.

Jason Gilbride died when a driver going the wrong way hit the car he was in head on.

ABC7 News was at Highway 1 and Paloma Avenue Sunday as friends and family left flowers and balloons at a memorial where the crash happened.

The driver of the wrong-way car also died. The Uber driver is in the hospital with serious injuries. Officials don't know yet whether alcohol or drugs played a factor in the crash.

READ MORE: 2 dead in Highway 1 head-on crash in Pacifica


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