Wrong-way Driver Nicholas Henderson Killed, Zachary Samuel Injured After Crash in Stockton on Alpine Road
STOCKTON, California (May 3, 2016) – Nicholas Henderson was killed and Zachary Samuel was injured after a wrong-way collision on Alpine Road Monday evening, according to Recordnet.
The accident happened at around 6:30 p.m. near Waterloo Road.
Preliminary report stated that Henderson was in a 2003 Lincoln LS sedan attempting to go through the intersection northbound on Alpine.
Suddenly, he lost control and crossed over the opposite lane and into the direct path of a 2012 Ford driven by Samuel, as mentioned in the article.
The event led the two vehicles to smash head-on. Samuel did not have time to react, according to the authorities.
The force from the impact concluded with Henderson lifeless at the scene. While Samuel sustained wounds.
Samuel was rescued and transported to St. Joseph’s Medical Center for treatment of sustained minor trauma.
Investigators assigned to handle the case continue to gather more evidences and witness statements before pronouncing closure and citation.
The staff members of Johnson Attorneys Group thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Nicholas Henderson during such difficult times.
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