On Tuesday, May 31, 2016, an automobile collision ended in fatality, north of Hanford. The Kings County car accident happened on Excelsior Avenue, during the afternoon hours.
A 20-30 year old woman was driving her vehicle eastbound on Excelsior Avenue. For an unknown reason the driver lost control of her car. The auto veered off the roadway, and smashed into a large utility pole.
The crash caused live power lines to fall on her car.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision.
Issues still remaining to be investigated; determining whether road conditions may have contributed to this accident, and any malfunctions of the vehicle.