February 3, 2015- Twenty car collisions, involving 42 vehicles were caused by low visibility because of fog, on Highway 198. The Kings County crashes happened near Hanford, on Tuesday, starting at about 7:45 AM.
The four-mile stretch of the eastbound Highway 198, between Lemoore and Hanford was the area of the incidents, which started near 14th Avenue.
Officers reported that at the time of the collisions motorists could only see between 600 and 1,200 feet in front of their automobiles.
At least five people were hurt, with injuries ranging from minor to moderate. They were taken to the hospital for treatment.