July 7, 2016- A fatal automobile accident took place in Lemoore, on Tuesday. The Kings County SUV collision happened on Highway 198, at about 9:26 PM.
A driver of a red Lexus Sport Utility Vehicle was eastbound on Highway 198. The Lexus exited the freeway through the 19th Avenue off-ramp. As the SUV drove toward 19th Avenue, the driver failed to make a left turn in time, and entered the intersection.
The Lexus went off the west-side embankment, rolled several times, and came to rest in a field.
The driver, and two female passengers suffered major injuries. They were airlifted to Community Regional Medical Center, in Fresno. One of the passengers died in the hospital. The condition of the other two victims is not available at this time.
The car accident is under investigation.