One Person Killed In Los Banos Car Accident Along Highway 165 By Corral Road
LOS BANOS, CALIFORNIA (October 15, 2019) – One person was killed in a head-on car accident on Highway 165 near Corral Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 4:19 a.m. A 25-year-old driver crossed over a double yellow line and hit another.
Paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victim. Despite life-saving efforts that person was pronounced dead.
An investigation into the accident remains ongoing at this time.
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Nearly 35,000 people are killed every year in car accidents. Many of these accidents are caused by drivers that cross double yellow lines. According to California Vehicle Code 21460, “If double parallel solid yellow lines are in place, a person driving a vehicle shall not drive to the left of the lines, except as permitted in this section.” The family of any victim that died in a car accident may have legal recourse through California Code of Civil Procedure 377.60.
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