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Fresno County, CA – 2 hospitalized after violent car crash in Fresno County

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FRESNO COUNTY, CA – California Highway Patrol reports two people were hospitalized following a car crash in Fresno County on Sunday afternoon. The officers were called to the area of Clayton and Chestnut avenues around 4:00 p.m. after two vehicles were reported to be involved in a crash.

A pick-up truck cab was overturned in the front yard of a nearby home, and an SUV was stuck on top of a chain-link fence and gate when officers arrived. The officers also found the bed of the truck ripped off by the impact of the crash on the front lawn.

During the crash, two people were trapped in their vehicles and had to be extricated by firefighters. They were both taken to a local hospital with moderate injuries.

Officers say they do not believe drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash, but the cause is still under investigation.

Car Accident Attorneys in Fresno

Auto collisions cause injuries to more than 400 people a day across California. When someone has been involved in a collision, the aftermath can be stressful and overwhelming. Despite the majority of auto accidents resulting in minor injuries to the people involved, tens of thousands of people require hospitalization and emergency medical treatment due to their injuries. There can be a higher chance of serious and life-threatening injuries depending on the type of collision.

There are a number of reasons why car accidents occur in our state. Many victims suffer injuries because distracted drivers share the road with them. At intersections, drivers fail to yield the right of way, causing thousands of injuries, while impaired drivers severely harm others. There is often confusion and uncertainty among victims, and they do not know what to do next.

Car accident victims who are injured as a result of negligent drivers should consult a Fresno car accident attorney at once. After an accident you will want a skilled legal team to protect your legal rights and get you the compensation you deserve.

Fresno Personal Injury Lawyers

The ability to recover after a crash can be greatly enhanced by working with a skilled and aggressive legal team. For over 30 years, the Fresno personal injury attorneys at Torem & Associates have protected the legal rights of thousands of victims injured in accidents caused by negligent and reckless drivers.

The attorneys at our firm are dedicated to helping clients who suffer mental, physical, and financial damages as a result of another individual’s negligence receive the compensation they truly deserve. To ensure our clients are in the best position to move forward and recover, we provide aggressive and trusted legal representation.

Accident victims can recover full and fair compensation for medical treatment, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages they suffer moving forward after a motor vehicle accident. To discuss legal options available to you if you have been injured in a preventable accident, call our personal injury attorneys in California at (888) 500-5000.

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 the 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 the 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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