Glenn County Observer
A Willows man was transported to Enloe Medical Center on Friday, Nov. 18, following a vehicle collision on County Road P at County Road 45.
According to a news release from the California Highway Patrol, the two-vehicle accident occurred at about 2:50 p.m. A 2019 Dodge driven by James J. Barnard, 59, of Red Bluff, was being driven south on Road P, approaching the intersection with Road 45.
A 1993 Nissan was being driven west by Steven D. Woods, 44, of Willows, on Road 45, approaching Road P. The Dodge failed to come to a complete stop for the posted stop sign at the intersection, entered the intersection at about 30 miles per hour, and struck the Nissan.
The force of the impact caused the Nissan to then collide with a wooden PG&E pole. Both vehicles sustained major damage.
Barnard suffered non-life-threatening injuries (minor) and was transported by ground ambulance to Glenn Medical Center of Willows. Woods’ passenger, Reannun Buckley, 40, of Willows, also suffered non-life-threatening injuries (moderate) and was transported by ground ambulance to Enloe Medical Center in Chico.
Woods suffered major injuries and was transported by air ambulance to Enloe Medical Center.
According to CHP Officer J. Price, all three vehicle occupants were wearing their seatbelts at the time of the accident. Alcohol is not considered a factor in this collision, and there were no arrests.