Solo Vehicle Collision Near Maxwell

On Friday, June 19, 2015 at approximately 11:54 AM, the California Highway Patrol, and the Maxwell Fire Department were dispatched to a single vehicle collision on Interstate 5, just north of the Fairview Road over-crossing.

The driver, Denise Gilmore, 55 of Redding California was traveling southbound in a 2002 Chrysler and experienced a seizure.

According to the California Highway Patrol, Gilmore’s condition caused her vehicle to travel in a western direction off of the roadway.

Her vehicle collided with a metal barbed wire fence and post. Gilmore’s vehicle then continued in a western direction and struck a tree where it then continued to travel in a southern direction.

Gilmore’s vehicle came to rest in a ditch area filled with tule reeds.

Gilmore sustained minor injuries as a result of the collision.

According to the California Highway Patrol, Gilmore’s use of her seat-belt prevented her from sustaining more serious injuries as a result of the traffic collision.

The collision is under investigation with the Williams Area CHP office.

Lloyd Green Jr, Editor
Lloyd Green Jr. is the Owner and Publisher of the Williams Pioneer Review. He is dedicated in publishing the news and informing the community of Colusa County. Lloyd has been with the publication since 2008, and purchased the business in 2010. Under his ownership the newspaper has grown significantly in subscriptions, publishes weekly, and obtained the title of Newspaper of General Circulation by the Superior Court of Colusa County in Sept. 2007. Lloyd is also the director of advertising, classified manager, legal notice clerk, and circulation manager. To contact Lloyd, email him at or call (530) 458-4141 ext. 100.