At Least 1 Injured in Gridley Car Accident on Highway 70 near Cox Lane
Gridley, California (September 16, 2019) — At least one person was seriously injured early Monday morning in a head-on collision at an intersection in Gridley, according to a local news source.
The crash, which was reported at around 5:30 a.m., happened at State Route Highway 70 and Cox Lane.
The California Highway Patrol said a Chevrolet 1500 pickup truck collided with a blue Mercury Sable sedan for unknown reasons on the roadway. Both vehicles sustained major front-end damage as a result of the crash.
At least one person sustained major injuries and was transported to a hospital. The name and condition of the victim at this time were not disclosed.
One of the vehicles involved was in the center divider on the southbound side and the other blocking the northbound No. 1 lane after the accident.
Authorities are still investigating the cause of the accident.