Fatal Head-On Car Collision on Highway 101 in Redwood Valley
REDWOOD VALLEY, CA (July 1, 2022) — A man died, and a woman was injured in a head-on crash on Highway 101 near West Road on Monday.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the fatal two-vehicle accident happened around 6:26 p.m. For unclear reasons, a man from Burbank operating a Toyota Prius northbound veered into the center median. Subsequently, the Toyota drove into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a southbound Jeep Grand Cherokee.
As a result of the crash, the Toyota Prius driver suffered fatal injuries. Officers have yet to release his name.
As for the Jeep occupants, the 33-year-old Houston, Texas, man driving the car reported no injuries. However, his 65-year-old female passenger suffered major wounds and sought care at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital.
At this time, investigators would like the public’s help in determining the ultimate cause of this crash. If anyone has more information on this accident, please call the CHP.
Our deepest thoughts go out to the family and friends of the victim.
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