Chain Reaction Accident Reported in Modesto
I’m Ed Smith, a Modesto personal injury and car accident lawyer. A chain reaction accident caused congested traffic conditions for more than an hour in Modesto on May 10, 2018. At approximately 12:45 pm, officials received calls of an accident involving multiple vehicles along Highway 99 near the Tuolumne Boulevard exit. Emergency personnel were dispatched to the scene and discovered approximately eight vehicles involved in five separate chain reaction accidents in the area. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the northbound lanes of the highway were closed for nearly an hour as crews helped clear the scene and render aid to those injured.