A 17 year old Oakdale girl is in very critical condition following a traffic accident yesterday. Highway Patrol
officers say the girl was driving her Volkswagen Jetta into Highway 120 from Orange Blossom Road when she didn´t see another oncoming car on 120. She
swerved to try and avoid the other car but was hit from behind.
The 17 year old girl was medflighted to Memorial Hospital in Modesto for treatment of
major head trauma. Her one passenger, a younger brother, was treated for minor injuries at a nearby hospital. The driver of the other car was also treated for
The accident closed the road for over two hours in that area.