RICHARDSON, Texas — Service King Collision Repair Centers has acquired Car West Auto Body, according to a press release.

Service King operates more than 190 collision repair facilities across 20 states, noted the release. Car West Auto Body operates several locations in Northern California.

“The acquisition of Car West greatly enhances our platform in the California market,” said Chris Abraham, Service King CEO, in the release. “We're very excited to officially bring this strong and well-run operation on board, and we welcome Car West teammates to the Service King family.

“We will continue to deliver the Car West and Service King [standards] of excellent customer service in these communities,” he added in the release.

The acquisition expands Service King’s area to include the California cities of Dublin, San Jose, Clara, Fremont, Yuba City and Mountain View, shared the release. The transaction gives the company an additional 18 locations.