Fatal Morro Bay Crash
Over the weekend, a multi-car crash near Morro Bay took the life of one man. According to KSBY News Channel Six, the wreck happened on Highway 41, east of Mission Drive at about 2:00 p.m. For currently unknown reasons, a 24-year-old driver in a Ford Fusion drove into oncoming traffic on Highway 41. Thomas Mercer, 77 years old, was killed in the crash.
The roadway was closed for over an hour as crews and first responders worked the scene. At this time, very few details have been released, and the cause of this crash is likely still under investigation with local law enforcement authorities. The driver of the Fusion and at least two other people were also injured in this crash.
The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc. sends their deepest condolences to the family members and friends of Thomas Mercer.