Fresno Car Accident

Man Killed in Highway 59 Car Crash in Merced; Angelo Machado Injured

1 Killed, 1 Injured in Merced Head-On Collision on Highway 59 near Freitas Avenue

Highway 59 Car Crash
Man Killed in Highway 59 Car Crash in Merced; Angelo Machado Injured

Merced, California (October 18, 2021) – A man was killed in a head-on collision that left 53-year-old Angelo Machado injured in Merced on Saturday.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened at about 8:32 p.m. on Highway 59 just north of Freitas Avenue at about 8:32 p.m. October 16.

A 2001 Mercedes sedan was traveling northbound on Highway 59 when it drifted into the opposite lanes and collided head-on with a 2018 Dodge Ram.

The unidentified driver of the Mercedes was killed in the accident.

Machado, a resident of El Nido, who was driving the Dodge Ram, suffered minor to moderate injuries and was transported to Memorial Medical Center in Modesto.

No additional information about the accident was provided.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.

Call a California Car Accident Lawyer Today

If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, it is important to get in touch with an experienced attorney for guidance. Insurance companies may want you to settle for much less than what you are owed and is highly recommended that you speak to a lawyer who will go to great length to ensure that justice is served and you are compensated in full. At Pacific Attorney Group, our attorneys are highly skilled and have years of experience in dealing with such cases as personal injury, auto accidents, and wrongful death.

While every case is different, auto accident victims may seek compensation for:

  • All medical expenses related to the accident including treatment, medications, surgeries and rehabilitation therapy.
  • The cost of medical equipment required as a result of their injuries as well as modifications that must be made to their home.
  • Lost wages or income due to temporary or permanent disability.
  • Pain and suffering.

If you have lost a loved one in a motor vehicle accident and would like to seek justice, contact a wrongful death lawyer today at Click to call : 866-803-6502

Accident News Team

Call Us Now: 866-803-6502

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.