October 4, 2014- A multi-vehicle collision on Highway 65 injures at least two people, in Tulare County. The SUV accident took place on Saturday, in Porterville, at about 1 PM.
Witnesses reported that a gray Mercury, white Toyota, and a black GMC SUV were all involved in the crash on northbound Highway 65, between Scranton Avenue and Tea Pot Dome Avenue. One of the cars was said to have lost control, and caused the GMC Sport Utility Vehicle, and the other automobile to crash into it and each other.
The impact of the collision caused the SUV, which had three people inside, to flip onto its side. The jaws of life had to be used to extricate the victims from the GMC.
Two of the people in the accident were taken to the hospital, and one of them suffered moderate injuries. No other injuries have been reported.