More Details Regarding Monday's Accident in Amador County

More Details Regarding Monday's Accident in Amador County

More details were released yesterday on a Monday accident in Amador County.  According to the CHP, just before noon, Matthew Atwater of Browns Valley was traveling westbound on Highway 16, preparing to turn onto Highway 124.  At the same time Richard Sly of Ione was traveling eastbound on the highway at the intersection of with 124.  Atwater didn’t see Sly in time and turned onto highway 124 in front of Sly.  The impact sent Sly’s vehicle into a light pole, stop sign and another traffic sign. Atwater’s vehicle spin out blocking the eastbound lane of Highway 16.  Atwater was treated at the scene, while Sly was transported to UC Davis Medical Center with non life threatening injuries.

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