Eldon Wolfe Killed, 4 Injured in Crash on Highway 299 near Highway 3
Head-on Accident in Douglas City Leads to Fatality
Douglas City, CA (October 29, 2019) – One person was killed and two others were injured in a head-on crash in Douglas City. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of October 29 on Highway 299.
The crash happened on Highway 299, near Highway 3. Andrew John Carey, 50, was driving a GMC Sierra westbound on Highway 299. He crossed the double yellow lines and collided head-on with a Subaru Legacy.
Carey and his passenger, Kimberly Jones, 50, both from Weaverville, suffered minor injuries. Both were taken to local hospitals.
The driver of the Subaru, Eldon Wolfe, 84, died at the accident scene. Two passengers in the Subaru, Charlene Wolfe and Foster Burns, were hospitalized with moderate injuries.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Eldon Wolfe.