Woman Killed in Highway 99 Rollover in Modesto
A woman was killed in a rollover accident on Highway 99 in north Modesto on the afternoon of Saturday, November 21, 2020. The fatal car accident in Modesto occurred on the northbound lanes of SR-99 near Beckwith Road, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). A driver of a white Pontiac sedan reportedly lost control by veering to the left across all lanes of traffic and colliding with the center divider. The impact propelled the vehicle over the barrier and came to a rest on its roof along the southbound side of State Route 99. First responders said that the two occupants of the Pontiac were pinned inside. A female passenger was taken to the hospital for treatment of mild to moderate injuries. Sadly, the female driver was pronounced deceased at the scene. The identities of those involved in the fatal Highway 99 car accident have not yet been released. However, CHP traffic officials said the two parties were from Stockton. Additional details on the incident were not immediately available.