Highway 124 at Dry Creek One-Vehicle Collision

Highway 124 at Dry Creek One-Vehicle Collision

A one-vehicle collision occurred last Friday afternoon (Jan. 4th) along Highway 124 at Dry Creek.  According to the CHP, Brian Wood of Ione was traveling southbound on 124 at Dry Creek under crossing, at approximately 50 mph.  Wood stated that he observed a deer come from the right to cross the highway.  In an attempt to avoid hitting the deer, Wood turned his vehicle, a 2001 Ford F-150 pickup, to the left.  He left the roadway and went down the hill where he hit a tree.  Wood claimed major back pain as a result of this collision and was air lifted to Kaiser Hospital in South Sacramento.

Written by KVGC Staff

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