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Tulare County Automobile Accident on Highway 65, Kills One, near Lindsay

December 1, 2016- An automobile crash ended in fatality on Thursday, west of Lindsay.  The Tulare County car accident happened on Highway 65, at approximately 5:00 PM.

Michael Lawhorn, 67, of Lindsay, was driving a 2001 Mercury southbound on State Route 65.  The vehicle made a sudden left-hand turn onto Avenue 237.


The Mercury drove into the path of another car, driven by Ismael Rodriguez, of Exeter, who had been headed north on Hwy 65.  The vehicle crashed into the side of Lawhorn’s car.

An unidentified 69-year-old female, who was a passenger in one of the vehicles, died at the scene.

Lawhorn and Rodriguez both suffered injuries.  They were taken to Kaweah Delta Medical Center in Visalia.

If you need legal counseling or representation for this accident, please give me a call. Attorney John Rozier, of Visalia, just miles from the scene of the collision. Our office is located on Caldwell Avenue. 559-713-0159 or contact us on the web.