James Wilborn Killed, Victor Baus Injured in Car Accident on State Highway 99W [Gerber, CA]

James Wilborn Killed, Victor Baus Injured in Car Accident on State Highway 99W [Gerber, CA]
James Wilborn Killed, Victor Baus Injured in Car Accident on State Highway 99W [Gerber, CA]

James Wilborn Dead, 81-Year-Old Victor Baus Hurt in 2-Car Crash on State Highway 99W near Gerber Road

 
GERBER, CA (January 27, 2022) — 83-Year-Old James Wilborn of Clear Lake died in a 2-car accident on State Highway 99W near Gerber Road on Friday morning.
 
According to the California Highway Patrol, the two-vehicle crash occurred around 10:15 a.m. For unknown reasons, a northbound 2003 Toyota Tacoma, driven by 81-year-old Victor Baus, began turning left into a private driveway when it struck Wilborn’s southbound 1995 Honda.
 
Shortly after, emergency personnel reached the scene.
 
Officials brought Wilborn to St. Elizabeth Community Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
 
Meanwhile, another team brought Baus to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
 
At this time, authorities have not confirmed the liabilities and other outstanding details of this accident. However, any witnesses with information should reach out to the CHP.


Our caring thoughts are with the bereaved family and friends of James Wilborn.


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