2 Killed, 5 Injured in Crash on Highway 24 Between Fish Ranch and Wilder Roads
Wrong-Way Accident in Orinda Caused by DUI
Orinda, CA (June 30, 2019) – A head-on crash in Orinda has killed two people and injured five others. The fatal accident occurred on the morning of June 30 on Highway 24 in Orinda.
A Saturn Vue and a Toyota Camry collided head-on in the westbound lanes of Highway 24 between Fish Ranch and Wilder roads. The Saturn was headed in the wrong direction.
One male passenger in the Saturn died at the accident scene. The 35-year-old male driver was taken to a local hospital, where he later died. All five male occupants of the Toyota were hospitalized with major injuries. It is believed that the driver of the Saturn was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victims.
Nadrich & Cohen is an active donor and supporter of several local MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) chapters throughout California.