On Tuesday, July 7, 2015, a vehicle accident ended in fatality, in Kings County. The SUV crash took place on Highway 198, in Lemoore, at around 9:26 PM.
A red Lexus SUV, was driving east on Highway 198, when it exited the highway at the 19th Avenue off-ramp. As the Sport Utility Vehicle drove off the freeway, toward 19th Avenue, the driver did not make a left turn in time.
The Lexus instead entered the intersection and drove off the west-side embankment. The SUV overturned many times and then stop in a nearby field.
Three people; the driver and two female passengers, sustained critical injuries. The were taken by helicopter to Community Regional Medical Center, in Fresno. One of the passengers died a short time later in CRMC.