Sonora, CA — Lt. Dan Bressler of the Tuolumne County Sheriff´s Department has identified Groveland resident Margo Ann Meierbachtol, born in 1939, as the deceased in a Friday afternoon accident at Jacksonville Rd. east of Hwy 120.
The two vehicle accident occured at 3:30 near the Don Pedro Bridge overcrossing. Driving the other car was Ray Emerald of Jamestown who was named as Tuolumne County´s Citizen of the Year at the annual Chamber of Commerce dinner at the Sonora Elks Club. Emerald was airlifted to Doctors Medical Center in Modesto with reported head injuries.
Written by Bill Johnson