Visalia, California (September 29, 2019) – 21-year-old Helia Vanbeek was hospitalized following a fatal head-on collision that occurred in Visalia last week Thursday.

According to a report by the authorities, the collision occurred at around 5:30 p.m. September 26, in the area of Avenue 264 and Road 156 in Visalia

Vanbeek was driving a Ford westbound when he collided at the intersection with a southbound Nissan driven by a 51-year-old Ivanhoe man.

The authorities said the two vehicles went down the roadway after the collision.

The unidentified driver of the Nissan was seriously injured and was airlifted to a hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

Vanbeek was taken to Kaweah Delta Medical Center for treatment.

No further details regarding the crash were available.

The fatal accident is under investigation.