A wrong-way driver was driving east in the westbound lanes of Highway 152 near Patton Road, between Los Banos and Dos Palos in Merced County, CA on Monday, June 17, 2019. At around 1:56 pm, the vehicle being driven by the said driver crashed head-on with a silver Honda travelling west. The 2 vehicles were reportedly in a head-on collision on the highway, west of Patton Road. The wrong-way vehicle was reportedly torn in half. Such crash caused the Honda to crash into a big rig travelling in the right lane. The wrong way driver died at the accident site. The female driver of the Honda was airlifted to Memorial Medical Center in Modesto for unspecified injuries. The male driver of the big rig was not injured.
If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group Injury & Accident Lawyers can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at 619-717-8607 for a free consultation.
Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.
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