Teen Girl Killed in Crash on Highway 299 Near Indian Creek Lodge
2 Pickup Trucks Collide Head-on in Fatal Douglas City Accident
Douglas City, CA (August 10, 2020) – A teen girl was killed in a head-on crash in Douglas City. The fatal accident occurred on the morning of August 10 on Highway 299.
A 15-year-old girl from Modoc County was driving a Chevrolet 1500 pickup truck on Highway 299, near Indian Creek Lodge. She was speeding and passing multiple vehicles when she collided head-on with a Chevrolet 3500 pickup truck driven by Texas resident Jimmy Easley.
Both pickup trucks landed in the westbound lane of Highway 299. The girl died from her injuries. Easley suffered minor injuries.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.