Car Crashes into Big Rig in Fatal Accident on Highway 99 in Delano
DELANO, CA (May 7, 2021) – Police confirmed that one person died following a fiery car accident on Highway 99 on May 9.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened near Avenue 24 shortly before 1:30 AM.
Based on a report, a Chevy Malibu was headed north on the highway at the time of the crash. Due to unknown reasons, it drifted off the roadway. Subsequently, it rear-ended a big rig that was parked on the shoulder. Consequently, the crash sent the Chevy up in flames.
As a result, fire crews found the driver of the Chevy dead inside. Officials did not yet release the victim’s identity pending kin notification. The driver of the semi-truck was not hurt in the incident.
As of now, the cause of this accident on Highway 99 is still under investigation. In addition, no other details are available.
We would like to express our deepest condolences to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
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