On Saturday, September 21, 2019, at 1:52 PM, Fountain Valley Police Dispatch received several calls regarding a traffic collision in the intersection of Newland and Ellis in Fountain Valley. A 1995, white Infiniti sedan was driving northbound Newland when it struck a 2019, black Tesla. The Tesla was broadsided while making a left turn onto Ellis from southbound Newland.
The adult female driver of the Infiniti was transported to UCI for major head trauma and is currently in critical condition. The passenger in the Infiniti was transported to Global Medical Center for minor injuries. The female adult driver of the Tesla was treated for minor injuries at the scene and released.
The FVPD Traffic Bureau is conducting further investigation into the incident. Any witnesses to the collision are encouraged to contact FVPD Traffic Bureau at 714-593-4481 regarding report number 19-35705.