Woman Dies in Modesto Head-On Collision on Highway 132
MODESTO, CA (June 18, 2021) — A woman died in a head-on crash on Highway 132 near Gates Road Wednesday afternoon.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the two-vehicle crash happened around 4:00 p.m. For unknown reasons, a driver in a sedan drifted to the right and struck a metal guardrail. Subsequently, the sedan veered toward the SUV and the vehicles crashed head-on.
Soon after, paramedics responded and ushered the 46-year-old Paterson woman driving the SUV to a hospital. However, she succumbed to her injuries despite having received life-saving measures. The other driver sustained major injuries in the collision.
At this time, officers have ruled out impairment as a contributing factor. Although, if anyone has more to add to this crash, please contact the CHP.
We would like to express our sincere sympathies to the family and friends of the victim.
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