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Fresno, CA – Four-Car Crash on Ramona Ave Leaves Man Dead, Woman Injured

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Fresno, CA (August 4, 2021) – A male driver on Clovis Avenue crossed the center median and caused a serious four-car collision on Wednesday, August 4, in east-central Fresno.

Officers say that the incident happened around 4:30 p.m. near Ramona Avenue, located just north of the intersection of Clovis Avenue and Shields Avenue. The name of the driver is not known, but troopers with the California Highway Patrol said it is a 53-year-old Clovis man.

Sgt. Joseph Bianchi of the CHP said the man was traveling southbound on Clovis Avenue when his Chevy Trailblazer crossed the center median and struck three parked vehicles, one of which was a Toyota Camry occupied by a 32-year-old Fresno woman. The woman was rushed to a local hospital via ambulance with major injuries, Bianchi said. The other two parked vehicles were unoccupied.

CHP is still conducting its investigation and it was not immediately known why the Trailblazer crossed over onto oncoming traffic. The man who was driving the Trailblazer was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation remains ongoing at this time, and further details have not been released.

Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the deceased victim. Our thoughts are with everyone involved. We hope for their full and fast recovery. 

Auto Accidents in Fresno

Hundreds of thousands of people sustain injuries across the state of California each and every year due to serious car accidents. Oftentimes, only minor injuries result from these wrecks. However, a substantial amount of collisions result in severe or life-threatening injuries that require expensive and extensive medical treatment. Car accidents are often unforeseeable, life-altering events. These painful injuries have an overwhelming impact on the health and wellbeing of victims. Not only are they left to deal with immense pain and suffering, but the financial burdens victims and their families face are often overwhelming. Having to go through months of therapy, extensive treatment, and several surgeries can have serious consequences on victims for many years after their accidents.  

As a result of the mental, physical, and financial consequences victims face, courts throughout California provide victims with various legal options that they can utilize to obtain compensation from at-fault parties. Filing a personal injury claim enables those harmed to collect full and fair compensation for medical treatment, long-term care costs, lost wages, and more. Reaching out to a traffic accident lawyer in Fresno as soon as possible can ensure your legal rights are protected. A reputable attorney will be able to review the circumstances surrounding your accident to determine the most effective legal approach for you.

Working with a skilled and aggressive legal team in the aftermath of your crash can make an enormous difference in your ability to recover. Since 1983, Fresno wrongful death lawyers at Torem & Associates have helped thousands of people throughout California protect their legal rights after being harmed in accidents caused by negligent and reckless drivers. Our attorneys are committed to helping our clients get the justice they truly deserve after suffering mental, physical, and financial damages as a result of another person’s negligence. We provide our clients with aggressive and trusted legal representation to ensure our clients are in the best position possible to move forward, get the medical treatment they need for their injuries and recovery. If you’ve been injured in a collision, and you believe a negligent driver caused your accident, contact our personal injury law firm in Fresno at (888) 500-5000 to see how we can help you.

Note: Our team of writers utilizes secondary sources when creating these posts.  These sources include but are not limited to local news reports, police accident reports, and eyewitness accounts about serious injury accidents in Fresno.  For that reason, the details surrounding the incident have not been independently verified by our team of writers.  If you locate any information that is not correct in our post, please contact our firm right away so that we correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available.  

Disclaimer: Our firm, Torem & Associates, has worked hard to become valued members of the local business community.  We write these posts as a way to bring awareness to the dangers of driving or being a passenger in any type of automobile accident. We hope that through awareness, people will use additional caution when out on the roadways in Fresno and throughout California to prevent being seriously injured in a crash. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post is meant to be informational and is not intended to be misconstrued as legal or medical advice. The photos used in the post are not representative of the actual accident scene. 


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