April 29, 2017- A fatal hit-and-run accident took place near Kettleman City, on Saturday. The Kings County vehicle collision happened on Interstate 5, at approximately 8:00 AM.
A woman was driving her car north on the I-5 freeway, near Utica Avenue. A red automobile sideswiped the driver and she lost control of the vehicle.
The auto crossed the center divide and into the southbound lanes, where it was struck by another car.
The victim suffered severe injuries. She was taken to Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno. She died while in the hospital.
Our condolences go to the family and friends of the victim. Even though the driver may never be identified, the family of the deceased may have a valid uninsured motorist claim under their own insurance policy.