Murphys Man Killed in Highway 4 Crash near Williams Street in Murphys
Murphys, California (September 4, 2019) – Authorities say 59-year-old Kevin Horigan, of Murphys, has died of injuries he sustained in a head-on collision that occurred last month in Murphys.
The collision happened at about 4:25 p.m., August 25, on Highway 4 near Williams Street.
Officers said Horigan was traveling eastbound on the highway when, for unknown reasons, allowed his 2013 Mazda to drift into the path of an oncoming Subaru. The vehicles collided head-on.
Horigan was taken to Doctors Medical Center in Modesto with major injuries. CHP says Horigan passed away from his injuries.
The driver of the Subaru, 65-year-old Janet Lynch Gillespie, of San Jose, sustained major injuries and was taken to Memorial Medical Center.