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Fresno, CA – School Bus, 4 Other Vehicles Involved in Crash at Clinton & Fruit

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Fresno, CA (August 25, 2021) – A school bus and four other vehicles were involved in a collision in central Fresno on the morning of Tuesday, August 24. Reports indicate that the crash happened at the intersection of Clinton and Fruit for reasons still under police investigation.  

Authorities stated that a sedan and a pickup truck were involved in a crash at the intersection. The truck then struck a signal light pole while the sedan was pushed into the school bus. At the time, the school bus was stopped at a red light. 

Of the 12 students on the bus at the time, none of them were injured. Two were transported to the hospital at the parents’ request due to them being non-verbal. A tire from the pickup truck was ejected into two other stopped vehicles. 

One of those drivers was transported to the hospital with injuries along with a passenger present in the sedan that was pushed into the school bus. Currently, it remains unclear what caused the collision. 

Police in Fresno continue to investigate. Our thoughts are with the injured victims in hopes of a full recovery. 

Fresno Vehicle Accidents

A substantial number of traffic collisions in California result in severe or life-threatening injuries that require expensive and extensive medical treatment. Hundreds of thousands of people sustain injuries across the state of California each and every year due to serious car accidents.  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.  

Courts throughout California provide victims with various legal options that they can utilize to obtain compensation from at-fault parties as a result of the mental, physical, and financial consequences victims face. 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 bus accident attorney 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.

Bus Accident Attorneys in Fresno

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 personal injury lawyers at Torem & Associates have helped thousands of people throughout Los Angeles County and southern 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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