Man Killed, Keely Stidham and 2 Children Injured in DUI Car Crash on Highway 198 at Road 248 in Tulare

Keely Stidham and 2 Children Hurt in Tulare Car Crash on Highway 198 at Road 248, Joshua Young Arrested


Tulare County, California (October 1, 2019) – The identity of a person who was injured in a fatal car accident which occurred in Tulare County on Sunday evening has been revealed.

The tragic collision happened on Highway 198 at Road 248 at about 5:00 p.m. September 29, according to a local news source.

56-year-old Keely Stidham was reportedly driving a GMC Yukon when she was struck by a Mercedes driven by 37-year-old Joshua Scott Young.

Keely and her two passengers, a 4-year-old boy and a 6-year-old girl, were reportedly injured in the accident and were transported to Kaweah Delta Medical Center.

A passenger in the Mercedes, identified only as a 61-year-old man, was killed in the collision.

Young was arrested on suspicion of DUI and was booked into Tulare County jail.

No further information was provided.

An investigation into the fatal collision is ongoing.