At least one Killed in Golden State Highway 99 Rollover Crash at Ave 18 1/2 in Madera
Madera, California (December 13, 2016) – At least one person was killed following a deadly rollover accident early Tuesday morning on the northbound Golden State Highway 99, according to California Highway Patrol.
The fatal accident took place approximately at 4:50 a.m. today near Avenue 18 1/2 after the driver lost control of the vehicle. A witness informed the police that the driver was overtaking other vehicles at high speed before the driver lost control and rolled off the on-ramp and came to rest on its wheels at approximately 70 feet from the roadway.
Reportedly, at least one person died as a result of the crash. The identity of the decedent was not immediately available.
An investigation into the fatal accident is underway by the police to determine the cause.
Our sincere sympathies go to the family and friends of the deceased person. We wish them courage during these trying moments of losing their loved one.