One Killed in Fatal Car Accident in Modesto Area
One party was killed, and six others were hurt after two vehicles were involved in a fatal car accident near the Modesto area on Saturday, December 5, 2020. Crews from Stanislaus Consolidated Fire and Modesto Fire Department were dispatched to the scene of the deadly incident shortly after 10:10 p.m. at the intersection of Langworth Road and Claribel Road. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported that one of the drivers involved in the motor vehicle collision was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed. The driver, a 19-year-old Modesto man, allegedly failed to stop at the stop sign posted at the intersection and collided with the second vehicle and a power pole.