1 Killed, 4 Injured in Crash on Highway 1 Near Vista Pointe Drive
Man Was Speeding, Driving Wrong Way in Fatal Watsonville Accident
Watsonville, CA (October 23, 2019) – A man died and four others were injured in a wrong-way crash in Watsonville. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of October 23 on Highway 1.
A man was speeding and driving in the wrong direction on Highway 1, near Vista Pointe Drive. A man from Palo Alto and another from Watsonville were on the highway in a Ford Mustang. The driver of the Mustang was unable to avoid the wrong-way car and the two vehicles collided head-on.
The driver of the wrong-way car was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. Two passengers in that car, a 27-year-old woman and a 25-year-old woman from Greenfield, were hospitalized with major injuries. The driver and passenger in the Mustang were taken to a different hospital with major injuries.
The legal team at Nadrich & Cohen hopes that the accident victims make a speedy and full recovery. We know how difficult it can be to recover physically, emotionally and financially from an auto accident. Let us deal with the insurance companies so that you can focus on treating your injuries and making a full recovery. The law firm of Nadrich & Cohen has handled thousands of accident and personal injury claims since our firm was founded in 1990.