March 22, 2019- A wrong-way driver accident occurred on Friday, near Hanford.  The Kings County drunk driving car crash happened on Highway 198, at around 3:30 AM.

Salvador Almanza, of Porterville, was driving a 2016 Honda Civic, headed east on the westbound SR 198 freeway in the Hanford area.


At that time a 2013 Honda Civic, driven by a 29-year-old Hanford man, was traveling west on the highway.  The driver was unable to avoid the wrong-way driver and the automobiles collided head-on.

All the victims suffered moderate injuries.  They were taken by ambulance to Kaweah Delta Medical Center, in Visalia.

Almanza was arrested for driving while intoxicated.

If you need help please call the lawyers at the Law Office of Nelson & Rozier, your personal injury specialists handling all types of crashes. We are located in Visalia on Caldwell Avenue. 559-713-0159, or contact us online at the firm’s website.