Two People Dead in Visalia Two-Car Accident on Highway 99
VISALIA, CA (March 16, 2021) — Two people were killed in a two-car accident on Highway 99 near Avenue 48 Friday afternoon.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the fatal crash happened around 1:30 p.m. Upon arriving, police learned that a northbound 2006 Chevrolet crashed into a 2003 Toyota pulling a trailer.
Upon impact, the Toyota traveled out of control and overturned. As a result, a 30-year-old male passenger in the Toyota died in the crash. Along with the Bakersfield man, a 27-year-old San Diego woman also died.
Shortly after the accident, paramedics transported the Toyota driver to a local hospital with minor injuries. Meanwhile, the uninjured Chevrolet driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the police during the investigation.
At this time, detectives have ruled out DUI as the possible source of the accident. However, if anyone has more insight into this crash, please contact the department.
Our caring thoughts go out to the families and friends of the victims.
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