Woman ID’d in Fatal Crash on Duval Mine Road
The woman who was killed in a crash on Wednesday morning in Green Valley has been ID’d as Nicolette Hendrickson.
Per reports, the wreck occurred around 7 a.m. on Duval Mine Road on September 28th.
Hendrickson, 26, was driving a sedan when she veered into opposing traffic.
As a result, her vehicle collided head-on with a semi-truck.
Sadly, the woman died while undergoing treatment at a local hospital.
The area was closed down for a period of time following the crash.
An active investigation remains underway.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Nicolette Hendrickson.
Head-on collisions are without a doubt the most dangerous types of crashes. They may only account for 2% of accidents, however they make up 10% of all deadly crashes.
The Fatal Analysis Reporting System (FARS) has found that:
- 75% of head-on crashes happen in rural areas
- They are most common on two-lane highways
- Failure in negotiating a curve on the road causes 23% of all fatal head-on collisions
- 58% of head-on collisions result in a fatality
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.