Possible Fatality Reported in Oakdale Car Crash on Oakdale-Waterford Highway near Milnes Road
Oakdale, California (August 29, 2019) – A possible fatality was reported in a three-vehicle crash that happened Wednesday night on a highway in Oakdale.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident took place at about 9:50 p.m. on Oakdale-Waterford Highway, just south of Milnes Road.
Authorities said three vehicles collided, two of them head-on, for unknown reasons. One of the cars overturned and another went off the roadway into an orchard.
Officers said an occupant of the car that went off the roadway appeared deceased. It remained unclear if the other parties involved in the crash sustained injuries.
Tow trucks were used to remove the vehicles from the accident scene.
CHP is investigating the collision.