Children in Car Hit by Brinks Armored Truck
MADERA, Calif. (Sept. 28, 2018) — A Brinks armored truck collided with a car carrying children Friday morning at Avenue 12 and Road 29, according to a California Highway Patrol report.
The crash was reported at 8:33 a.m., leaving the white Toyota sedan overturned with damage all around the vehicle and the occupants trapped inside. Firefighters responded to the scene to extricate the people trapped in the car and ambulances were called to the scene. It’s unknown if anyone was hospitalized.
A light pole was knocked down during the crash, the report said.
Madera Accident Investigation
Police are piecing together evidence and will determine fault for this crash. The intersection where this took place is controlled by traffic lights in all directions. It’s unknown whether or not either driver obeyed the right-of-way or violated traffic laws.
Our prayers go out to all those hurt in the crash.
There are many steps that should be taken following a collision to ensure your legal rights are protected, but this can vary depending on the circumstances.
An injured person should seek out immediate and ongoing medical care until they are completely better. If someone has died, a wrongful death claim may be pursued by surviving family members against those responsible and or their insurance company.
We hope you are able to get the help you need, but if you would like legal assistance, please call us at 855-703-4186 to request a free consultation.
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ORIGINAL CHP DISPATCH REPORT
Incident: 00124 Type: Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt Location: Avenue 12 / Road 29 Loc Desc: Lat/Lon: 36.923604 -120.015721
9:00 AM 13  1039 CORDS
8:55 AM 12  1039 CORDS
8:54 AM 11  [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 EPPLER TOWING 559-659-3939
8:54 AM 10  A66-010 66-S2 ADVG LIGHT POLE DOWN AT I/S START CORDS OR CT
8:52 AM 9  A66-010 1185 FOR TOYT WITH MAJOR DMG ALL AROUND
8:34 AM 8  1039 FIRE
8:33 AM 7  1039 MRA EMS
8:33 AM 6  [Appended, 08:34:05]  PEOPLE STUCK IN VEH
8:33 AM 5  [Appended, 08:34:05]  WHI SD O/T
8:33 AM 4  ON RHS
8:33 AM 3  [Appended, 08:34:05]  CHILDREN IN VEH
8:33 AM 2  BRINKS ARMORED VEH VS SED
8:33 AM 1  [Appended, 08:34:05]  WHI TK VS WHI SD
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