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. www.nelsonrozier.com