1 Killed in Head-on Crash Near Ave 9 and Road 40 1/2
2-Vehicle Accident in Madera Leads to Fatality
Madera, CA (January 29, 2019) – One person was killed in a head-on accident in Madera. The fatal crash occurred on the afternoon of January 29 near Ave 9 and Road 40 ½.
A car was attempting to pass vehicles in the westbound lane of Ave 9. The vehicle went off the shoulder and the driver overcorrected. The driver then lost control and crashed head on with a SUV.
The driver who lost control died at the accident scene. The driver of the SUV suffered injuries and was taken to a local hospital.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.