MERCED (April 15, 2019) – A Merced woman driving a Nissan Altima was injured after colliding with a tractor-trailer on Highway 59 on Thursday night, April 11, 2019.
The driver of the Nissan, 45-year-old Candelaria Hernandez, was broadsided as she entered the highway just before 6:00 P.M. The tractor-trailer, being driven by 45-year-old Jushawn Davis of Gilroy, was traveling southbound on the highway when he crashed into the driver’s side of Hernandez’s car.
First responders arrived at the scene and transported Hernandez, who was unconscious, to a local hospital.
According to the California Highway Patrol, Davis was uninjured.
Once authorities have completed a thorough investigation, liability will be determined.
In incidences where victims have suffered serious or fatal injuries, it is important for the victims and their families to contact a personal injury attorney for guidance and legal counseling.
Merced Accident Lawyers
If you or someone in your family has suffered a serious injury as a result of an auto accident caused by another motorist, contact Bond & Taylor for legal help today at 833-266-3534.