- May 28, 2014
- Category: Press Releases
Date and Time of Release: 28 May 2014
Date and Time of Incident: 26 May 2014, at approx. 2:26 pm
Subject: Injury Accident
26 May 2014, at approx. 2:26 pm, emergency personnel responded to Mono Way, in the area of Timberhills shopping center, for a reported injury accident.
During the investigation, it was determined that Georgiana Rogers, 71 of Sonora, was exiting the Timberhills Shopping Center in a 2007 Saturn SUV, and was preparing to make a left turn onto Mono Way to travel westbound.
Steven Olley, 23 of Sonora, was traveling eastbound on Mono Way in a 1991 Acura sedan. As Rogers pulled onto Mono Way, she failed to see Olley’s vehicle approaching and she collided with it.
Because of the extensive damage both drivers had to be extricated from their vehicles by fire personnel. Both drivers were transported by ambulance to Sonora Regional Medical Center for treatment.
It has been determined that Rogers caused this collision by not yielding the right of away to oncoming traffic.