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Crash near Los Banos kills one

 November 21, 2009–According to the Fresno Bee, a head-on collision near Los Banos in Merced County killed one and injured 3.  The sequence leading up to the accident began when a 23 year old Modesto man tried to pass another vehicle while traveling southbound on Highway 165 near Wolfsen Road.  A passenger in the northbound vehicle, a 55 year old Modesto man was killed in the accident.  Both drivers were taken to hospitals along with a passenger in the northbound vehicle.  Names of the victims were not yet identified.

When a head-on collision occurs, details to be investigated include the speed of each vehicle, a search for any roadway defects, skid analysis and black box data downloads.  If you would like us to begin this investigation process, then please call immediately.  Attorney John Rozier, 559-713-0159.