On July 24, 2015, a vehicle accident left a Tulare woman fatally injured, in Kern County. The pickup truck collision occurred south of Delano, Friday morning.
Yolanda Regalado Matinez, of Tulare, was driving a 2006 Nissan Murano, with passengers; Maricela Lopez Contreras, 49, and Victor Manuel, 27. The Nissan was reported to failed to clear traffic before it turned from Stradley Avenue, onto Schuster Road. The Murano traveled into the path of a Ford F-150 pickup truck.
The impact of the collision sent both vehicles off the roadway. The Nissan smashed into a stop sign, and Lopez Contreras was thrown from the car. She was reported to have been wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.
Lopez Contreras died at the scene of the incident. Regalado Matinez, and Manuel sustained moderate injuries and were taken to Delano Regional Medical Center for treatment.
The driver and passenger of the Ford truck; Francisco Vasquez and Esperanza Vasquez, suffered minor injuries.
Our condolences go out to the family, and friends of these victims. Please let us help you during this trying time. Attorney John Rozier, your lawyer for all wrongful deaths, and car accidents. We serve all of Kern County, Tulare County, and Fresno County. With our office located in Visalia, California. www.nelsonrozier.com or contact us by phone at 559-713-0159.