Fresno, CA – Car Accident Kills 1, Injures 3 on Hwy 145 between North & Jensen Avenues
Fresno, CA (December 5, 2021) – A deadly accident happened in Fresno on the morning of December 3. Three people were also injured in the crash. The incident was reported to officials at approximately 7:30 a.m. on Highway 145 between Jensen and North Avenues.
Police say a semi-truck was pulling out of a driveway onto the highway while a minivan was traveling south on the highway. The minivan was unable to stop and collided into the side of the semi.
The driver of the van lost their life at the scene of the wreck. Three other passengers were transported to Community Regional Medical Center for treatment.
Officers with the California Highway Patrol stated that their injuries varied from moderate to severe. The driver of the minivan may have been traveling at a high rate of speed at the time of the crash, and visibility was between 50 to 100 feet due to fog.
The incident remains under police investigation at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. We hope for the full recovery of the injured parties.
California Auto Accidents
In the state of California, more than 150,000 people are hospitalized annually as a result of injuries sustained in traffic-related incidents. Many victims are ushered from the site of collisions and admitted into hospitals for treatment. Having to go through emergency surgery and spent days or even weeks in hospitals can be overwhelming. Many people feel confused, scared, and unsure of how to move forward after being involved in an accident. When victims are injured in accidents as a result of the negligence of other motorists sharing the road, it is crucial that they reach out to a California personal injury attorney as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they face moving forward.
Based on the kind of car accident, the odds of critical and life-threatening injuries may be higher for certain people. There are many instances where car accident victims receive traumatic brain injuries, injuries to their spinal cord, broken and fractured bones, as well as additional injuries that leave them to deal with emotional trauma and overwhelming physical pain.
Fresno Vehicle Collision Attorneys
Working with an aggressive and skilled legal team in the aftermath of your car accident can make a huge difference in your ability to recover. Since 1983, Fresno personal injury attorneys at Torem & Associates have helped thousands of victims throughout California defend their legal rights after being injured in accidents that were caused by reckless and negligent drivers.
Our attorneys are committed to helping our clients get the justice they are entitled to after suffering financial, physical, and mental damages as a result of another person’s negligence.
In addition to the physical and mental suffering and pain that victims must endure, they are often faced with mounting medical bills while being forced to take time off of work for their injuries. When people are hurt in accidents resulting from negligent and reckless drivers, they should reach out to a car accident attorney in Fresno as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they will inevitably face moving forward in their lives.
We provide reliable and aggressive legal representation to make sure that our clients are in the best position possible to move forward, get the medical treatment they need for their injuries and recovery. If you have been injured in an accident, 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.Categories: