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Fatal SUV and Motorcycle Collision in Visalia, on Akers Street

November 11, 2015- a motorcycle and SUV collision ended in fatality for two people, in Visalia, on Wednesday.  The Tulare County vehicle accident happened on Akers Street, at about 6:00 PM.

A motorcyclist, Cody Holmes, 26, was traveling on his bike northbound on Akers Street.  At that time a white Hyundai Sport Utility Vehicle, driven by Phyllis Fechner, 85, was headed south on Akers St., with passenger William Smith, 90.

Fechner turned east into a Save Mart parking lot, right in front of the motorcycle.  Holmes crashed into the Hyundai, at what authorities believe was a high rate of speed.

Holmes died at the scene of the collision.

Fechner suffered severe injuries and was airlifted to Community Regional Medical Center, in Fresno.  She later died in the hospital on Thursday, November 12th.

Smith also suffered major injuries and was flown to CRMC for treatment.  He remains in serious condition.

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.

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