1 Hospitalized after Yuba City Accident on Highway 99 and Bogue Road
Yuba City, California (August 16, 2019) – At least one person was hospitalized after a traffic crash early Friday morning in the area of Yuba City, according to a California Highway Patrol dispatch.
The crash was reported at around 5:50 p.m. Friday, on Highway 99(Golden State Highway) and Bogue Road.
As per the report, a tan Honda Accord and a black sedan crashed for reasons still under investigation.
2-Car Crash on Highway 99 in Yuba City, August 15
Emergency crews along with medical personnel responded to the scene and attended to one person who suffered severe injuries following the crash. The patient was transported to the hospital for further treatment.
The name and the current condition of the injured party were not immediately released.
Officials said alcohol or drugs appeared to have played a role in the collision.
No additional information concerning this crash was provided.
An investigation is underway.
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