Woman Injured in Merced Truck Accident
A 45-year-old woman was injured in a Merced truck accident along Highway 59 near Gerard Avenue on April 11, 2019. The incident occurred shortly before 6:00 p.m. when a woman was driving her 2006 Nissan Altima in the area and was broadsided by a 2013 Peterbilt tractor-trailer. Officers from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) responded to the scene and shut down one lane of the highway to investigate the collision. The woman was unconscious after the crash and was transported to a local hospital for treatment of unspecified injuries, the CHP said. An update regarding her condition has not yet been released.