Jon Wells ID’d as Second Victim Injured in Highway 41 Crash in Templeton
Templeton, California (September 14, 2019) – Jon Wells, 58, of Templeton, has been identified as the second person who was injured in a traffic accident that happened in Templeton Thursday night.
The crash took place just before 7:00 p.m. Thursday, September 12 on Highway 41 near Atascadero.
According to a California Highway Patrol report, Wells was driving a 2016 Ford Edge northbound on Highway 41 when he failed to yield to oncoming traffic and made a turn in front of a 2009 Nissan Versa operated by Chelsea Taylor, 23, of Atascadero, who was traveling southbound on Highway 41 towards Homestead Road.
Taylor was taken to Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center with major injuries. Wells sustained minor injuries and was complaining of pain after the accident.
Neither alcohol nor drugs were suspected factors in the crash.
An investigation into the accident is underway.