TRAVER: Big Rig Truck, Car in Accident on Highway 99 at Merritt Drive
TRAVER, California (June 10, 2014) — A big rig truck and a sedan collided early Tuesday morning in a crash on Highway 99 northbound at the Merritt Drive exit in Tulare County, according to a dispatch by the California Highway Patrol.
The sedan was facing the wrong way in the center divider and the big rig was on the shoulder, following the 5:05 a.m. crash, the CHP said. Tulare County Firefighters responded to the crash to assist those who were injured. The smaller vehicle was blocking the Nos. 1 and 2 lanes.
Falcon Towing also responded to remove the disabled vehicles from the scene of the crash.
CHP reported that all lanes reopend about 6:25 a.m.
“Police are heading up an investigation into the crash to determine who is liable,” said Attorney James Johnson.
If you have legal questions after a Tulare County car accident, contact Johnson Attorneys Group for a free consultation and guidance at 800-235-6801.